The Gimme:  What to Read this Week
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The Gimme: What to Read this Week

ICYMI, News to Read: John Pilger’s punchy article, dissenting from the common narrative about Ukraine, in the Guardian. Timothy Egan, writing for the New York Times Op-Ed,  gets uncharacteristically slammed in comments regarding his defense of Condoleeza Rice, Rutger’s would-be commencement speaker. Ken Auletta, writing for the New Yorker, speculating on why New York Times editor … Continue reading »

You’re in the Wrong Place, but here’s how you make a Gimlet
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You’re in the Wrong Place, but here’s how you make a Gimlet

2 ounces London dry Gin 2/3 ounces Rose’s Lime juice Shake well with cracked ice, then strain into a chilled cocktail glass. This recipe comes from Esquire Magazine’s very helpful drinks database, “The Wondrich Take,” which will give you more details, plus a few words from Raymond Chandler’s The Long Goodbye. Cheers. “If Daisy Buchanan’s laugh is … Continue reading »