Megan Garber

The Atlantic

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Shoe making may not be rocket science, but crafting a ‘stiletto that feels like a wedge’ is.

Rocket Science and the High Demand for a Comfy High Heel

Shoe making may not be rocket science, but crafting a ‘stiletto that feels like a wedge’ is.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

USA Today was one of several news outlets to report on the so-called " selfie-shoe " -- and then had to clarify how it fell for a corporate stunt on April Fool's Day.

Why the Internet Ruined April Fool's Day

USA Today was one of several news outlets to report on the so-called " selfie-shoe " -- and then had to clarify how it fell for a corporate stunt on April Fool's Day.

from To the Point

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Josh Barro speaks with Liz Bruenig and Ross Douthat about the summit between President Biden and Vladimir Putin, cyberattacks, another test for Obamacare, and decadence.

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For most of American history, abortion has been legal, outlawed only from 1867 to 1973. Now the U.S. Supreme Court might outlaw it again by overturning Roe v. Wade.

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Last year, LA cleared 80 tents from the south side of the Penmar Golf Course near Venice Beach.

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LA City Councilman Joe Buscaino is running to replace Mayor Eric Garcetti, and he held his first official campaign event on Monday along the Venice Beach boardwalk.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

“I want to end the conservatorship ma’am,” pop star Britney Spears told a judge at her latest conservatorship hearing Wednesday in Downtown Los Angeles.

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In late September 2020, then-President Trump ordered an end to racial sensitivity training for federal employees, though later President Biden reversed that order.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

More than half of all American adults have been vaccinated, according to the Biden administration, and life is seemingly speeding back to normal.

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The second American Revolution: A work in progress

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