Jedediah Purdy writes that the environmental contamination that follows the flood caused by Hurricane Florence will fall unequally on North Carolinians.
Hannah Goldfield writes about the history of the Jewish pastry rugelach, and her search for the best rendition of it in New York City.
Doug Bock Clark writes about Lumberton, North Carolina, which was devastated by Hurricane Matthew, in 2016, and is bracing for the full impact of floodwaters
Olivia de Recat illustrates some humorous ideas for potential last-minute dates to a wedding.
Troy Patterson writes about the 2018 Emmy Awards, hosted by Colin Jost and Michael Che, which drew on nostalgia but failed to engage fully with
In Brendan Loper’s Daily Cartoon, Mitch McConnell’s thoughts and prayers are answered.
Michael Schulman writes about the 2018 Primetime Emmy awards, where a surprise marriage proposal one the night.
Sam Spero and Patrick Goodney write a humorous list of thoughts that a person might have on his way to work.