What we're reading: Thursday, July 11

Thursday, July 11, 2013 at 5:56pm

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 Sports On Earth: Kirk Gibson tops Mike Tanier's list at Sports on Earth of the best players never to appear in an MLB All-Star Game

From Will Leitch at Sports On Earth: The future of video games might just be in past, beginning with renewed opportunity to 'make Gretzky bleed’

From New York Magazine’s Vulture: Six hours with Jay-Z

From The Underground Bunker: Account of high-level rift in the Church of Scientology

From Mother Jones: Expose on how fracking results in earthquake activity and other environmental chaos

The Dissolve: An awesome new Pitchfork-affiliated film-review site, staffed by renegade talents from the AV Club

From Vulture: Great wish-list of international TV shows for U.S. broadcast

From The Airship: 10 amazing cheeses and their literary counterparts

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