What we're reading: Wednesday, June 19

Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at 5:06pm

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 Buzzfeed: Missing Michael Hastings, a reporter dead at 33

From Rolling Stone:Really good Matt Taibbi piece on Michael Hastings

From Rolling Stone: A classic from the late Chet Flippo, who died Wednesday

From Oxford American: John T. Edge pens open letter to new barbecue editor Texas Monthly, asking why he took THAT job

From Above The Law: How to write a great response to a cease and desist letter

From The Daily Beast: FBI uses surveillance drones, director ‘not sure’ what happens to recorded images

From The Atlantic: What it's like to see the aurora from space

From Vanity Fair: Five reasons to think Taylor Swift is John Mayer’s ‘Paper Doll’

From Reason.com: NSA leak claims and the quarter-baked plot to bomb NYSE

 

 

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