Overnight Israeli Air Strikes and Hamas Incendiary Balloons Threaten to Undo Cease-Fire

The Israeli political landscape has shifted dramatically since the cease-fire with new prime minister Naftali Bennett.
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I Know My Kid Is Nonbinary, but Do They Have to Use the “Wrong” Bathroom?

Parenting advice on bathroom choice, overly strict in-laws, and children of affairs.
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The New College Football Playoff Proposal Would Transform the Sport

This would be great, it would be weird, and it’s probably going to happen.
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In the 1980s, I Spent the Night With a Man Named Gary. Four Decades Later, I Made a Startling Discovery.

Each detail I remembered was more chilling than the last.
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Jon Stewart Embraced the Lab-Leak Theory on <em>The Late Show With Stephen Colbert</em>. Was He Joking?

Well, yes and no.
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The Durant Game With Chris Ryan. Plus Dallas Dysfunction and Clips-Jazz With Jonathan Tjarks.

The Ringer’s Bill Simmons is joined by Chris Ryan to discuss Kevin Durant’s incredible performance in the Nets’ Game 5 comeback win over the Bucks. They talk about Durant’s 47 points in 48 minutes, the Bucks’ questionable in-game adjustments, James Harden’s hamstring injury, Game 6 predictions, and more (3:00). Then…
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Democrats Want to Pay for the Whole Infrastructure Bill. It’s Self-Defeating and Doesn’t Even Make Economic Sense. 

They just have to pay for the interest. That’s it!
Source: Democrats Want to Pay for the Whole Infrastructure Bill. It’s Self-Defeating and Doesn’t Even Make Economic Sense. 

Are Democrats Falling Into a Republican Trap on Biden’s Biggest Priority?

A narrow bipartisan infrastructure deal could leave no room for the broad agenda.
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Billie Eilish Loves Girls. Great!

How a simple Instagram caption became a queer battleground.
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Joe Biden’s Craven Death Penalty Reversal in the Boston Bomber Case

Joe Biden broke his promise and failed his first death penalty test in a very big way.
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