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Book Excerpts That Don’t Suck

Book Excerpts That Don’t Suck

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Book Excerpts That Don’t Suck

Thursday Night Hoops

The following is excerpted from What Doesn’t Kill You Makes You Blacker (Ecco/HarperCollins), the 2020 winner of the Thurber Prize for American Humor. My point guard is a lawyer. I’m not quite sure what his specialty is, but I did once hear him say that he and several colleagues started their own practice a few years ago. He’s […]

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Götz von Berlichingen Had A (Literal) Iron Fist And A Front-Row Seat To The Military Revolution

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Not Even Richard Marx Gets The Girl When The Other Guy Is The Great One

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Good Old Street League

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“My Friend Is Here To See The Girls”

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Who Could Want This Rose?

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It Took One Summer For Michael Jordan To Become The Future Of The NBA

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I’ve Been Sleeping With A Shovel Under The Bed

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A Couples Therapist Explains Wilt Chamberlain’s Most Impressive Record (No, Not That One)

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A Day At The “Largest Festival For Dogs In North America” Where My Dog Was, Quite Frankly, Robbed Of His Accolades

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Walt “Clyde” Frazier, The Clydes, And The Invention Of NBA Cool

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Inside Vince McMahon’s Aspirational, Transactional, Utterly All-American Friendship With Donald Trump

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The Running Back Who Reads Emily Dickinson

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Before There Was Colin Kaepernick, There Was Toni Smith-Thompson

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The Rolling Devils Took On Non-Disabled Teams And Invented Wheelchair Sports

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