What we're reading: Thursday, May 23

Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 5:14pm

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 Brain Pickings: Vintage travel posters from the golden age of travel, 1910-1959

From UT libraries: Panoramic images of the Smokies in the 1960s

From KPBS: Trial Begins In Lawsuit Over California School District Yoga Class

From CBS: Photo surfaces from President Obama’s prom

From CNN/Money: Tesla repays federal loan nearly 10 years early

From Wonkblog: Let’s get rid of corporate taxes altogether

From the New York Times: Another spectacular Pete Wells demolition job

From the Telegraph: Speculation about the Nobel Prize for fiction

From the New Yorker: George Packer on the tradeoff of freedom vs. equality wrought by "the new inclusiveness" ...

From the New York Times: ... and Ross Douthat's response


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