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Articles and Blog Posts

  • "How Your Cat Is Making You Crazy" by Kathleen McAuliffe, The Atlantic Monthly, March 2012 – If you’ve ever wondered about Americans’ love for pets and their odd behavior, a Czech scientist has found there may be a connection.
  • "A Brief History of the American Pawn Shop" by Wendy Woloson, Bloomberg, February 9, 2012 – They’re a world unto itself.
  • "Quitting the Paint Factory" by Mark Slouka, Harper’s Magazine, November 2004 – "There’s something un-American about singing the virtues of idleness." He sings it well.
  • "How Carrots Became the New Junk Food" by Douglas McGray, Fast Company, April 11, 2011 – To eat healthy foods, Americans must be duped into thinking they’re snacks. Oh, to be a child again.

The Book Stack

        

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