What we're reading: Friday, May 24

Friday, May 24, 2013 at 4:37pm

Here at The City Paper we digest a large amount of information daily on the Internet. Here’s a rundown of some of the recent stories City Paper staffers find interesting and worth sharing.

 

From Esquire: The Things That Carried Him — Chris Jones' award winning piece about a military funeral

From the New York Times: Wily cockroaches find another survival trick: laying off the sweets 

From ProPublica: As the need increases, funding for flood maps is cut

From The City Paper archives: Ignore the speculation that MLB is interested in Nashville

From Slate: A map of every place mentioned in Bob Dylan’s songs

From Buzzfeed: The tragic imprisonment of John McTiernan, Hollywood Icon

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