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Mathew Silver

  1. art
    This Fully Functional Brooklyn Handball Court Is Actually an Art InstallationBring your own balls.
  2. books
    Not Your Average ‘Ruin Porn’In his new book, Ruin and Redemption, Dan Barasch is an optimist about obsolete structures.
  3. game of thrones
    37 Culturati Predict What Will Happen on Game of ThronesA not particularly scientific survey.
  4. art
    Is This Really, Truly the End of Western Art?The Bruce High Quality Foundation returns, with a mummy sarcophagus and a pack of smokes.
  5. vulture quiz
    The Matthew McConaugh-Quiz: Can You Name That Very High-Sounding Character?The Beach Bum’s Moondog is just the tip of the bud pile.
  6. department of cancellation
    Wesley Morris Debates Cancel Culture With Canceled Editor Ian BurumaOther panelists mixing it up at a PEN event on “correctness” included playwright Ayad Akhtar, author Francine Prose, and Slate’s Inkoo Kang.
  7. assault
    Jussie Smollett Details Assault, Says Attackers Yelled ‘This Is MAGA Country’“Punches me right in the face. So, I punched his ass back.”
  8. false alarm
    Fox News Begins Its Day by Declaring Ruth Bader Ginsburg DeadThe gaffe was blamed on a control-room error.