Editor’s Note: We’ll be running the article recommendations of our friends at TNR Reader each afternoon on The Plank, just in time to print out or save for your commute home. Enjoy!
Rhetoric of the sacred: The religious response to the critics of Planned Parenthood.
Religion and Politics | 12 min (2,932 words)
Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers, and the politics of political comedy.
Vogue | 13 min (3,325 words)
The compulsive revisionism of Oliver Stone.
Harper's | 4 min (983 words)
The Armstrong era: David Runciman on doping, cheating, and Lance's legacy.
London Review of Books | 23 min (5,736 words)