What we're reading: Friday, April 26

Friday, April 26, 2013 at 5:29pm

Here at The City Paper we come across, filter and 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: Tom Junod’s heartbreaking remembrance of his mama and George Jones

From Sports Illustrated: We just lost a man who could sing the hell out of the national anthem

From YouTube: George Jones, Vince Gill and Rick Byrd — Gill video features them all (Jones at the end, spoofing his DUI on a lawn mower)

From Country Weekly: George Jones’ last-ever interview

From Grantland: Out in the Great Alone: Tracking racers in the Iditarod

From The Week: Jesus: The ‘original hipster’?

From EsquireMissouri senator proposes ban on seersucker suits

From The Atlantic Wire: Cyber Intelligence Sharing and Protection Act dies quiet death

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