What we're reading: Thursday, June 6

Thursday, June 6, 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 Slate: Drowning doesn’t look like drowning

From The New Yorker: Jane Mayer on the NSA and 'What’s the matter with metadata?'

From Reuters: Obama administration defends massive phone record collection

From ABC News: Three hospitalized after hot sauce scheme

From Deadspin: The mostly sexless sex scandal that shook ESPN

From The Washington Post: Everything you need to know about the NSA scandal

From Wired: Want to predict a box office hit? Look at Google movie trailer searches

From The Washington Post: U.S. intelligence mining data from nine U.S. Internet companies in broad secret program

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