[US1] North Carolina has a new island.
[US2] I was prepared to side with the school here, but really they’re just being an ass. They have the right to do what they want as far as this goes, but I’d be less inclined to send my kid there than if they simply let the girl play on the boy’s team or had just let the matter drop after they won.
[US4] Politico explains how New York City created Donald Trump.
[US5] Tanvi Misra writes on how Asian-Americans remade suburbia.
[US6] Sometimes my wife and I yell at the TV things like “Why is that ‘Memphis native’ speaking with a Georgian accent?!”
[US7] We could just move the Court there anyway, you know?
[US8] The sincerity and suffocation of life in the midwest.
[US9] Here’s a list of the 20 quirkiest cities in the US. Austin, New Orleans, and Portland taking the first three spots doesn’t surprise me… but Kansas City’s presence on the list (#8) does!