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That’s all from me this week.

Annie Reid of the fantasy triple feature takes over tomorrow and most Fridays.

Just in time, too, because the most depressing day of the year lurks around the corner, and I’ve been reading Erik Reece’s phenomenal but stomach-turning account of radical stripmining in the Appalachian mountains. (His original Harper’s essay is reproduced here.)


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