What we're reading: Friday, May 10

Friday, May 10, 2013 at 5:04pm

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 aschmann.net:A map of North American English dialects, based on pronunciation patterns

From USA Today: A look at debate over the use of ‘Redskins’ team name in the NFL

From Australia Business Insider via Reddit: The NBA sent this tremendous letter to a guy who got drunk and declared for the NBA draft

From Wonkblog: Big money corrupts politics, but small donors polarize it

From Vimeo: A video made from an abridged version of David Foster Wallace’s 2005 commencement address to Kenyon College

From Buzzfeed: You, too, could buy Air Force One. No, really.


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