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A Poet Whose Calling Is Doubt Celebrates Language’s Uncertainty

A Poet Whose Calling Is Doubt Celebrates Language’s Uncertainty

A Poet Whose Calling Is Doubt Celebrates Language’s Uncertainty A Poet Whose Calling Is Doubt Celebrates Language’s Uncertainty McHugh knows that eccentricity can make for great storytelling — better even if it’s infused with irony. Take, for example, “Stick,” a poem about Jean-Baptiste Lully, the 17th-century inventor of the conductor’s baton. Lully stabbed himself in the toe with his own …

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N.F.L. Releases 2020 Schedule Even as Start Remains in Doubt

N.F.L. Releases 2020 Schedule Even as Start Remains in Doubt

N.F.L. Releases 2020 Schedule Even as Start Remains in Doubt N.F.L. Releases 2020 Schedule Even as Start Remains in Doubt In a time of great uncertainty, the N.F.L.’s 2020 regular-season schedule, which was revealed Thursday night, abounds with optimism. A full 17-week slate was released, with no obvious contingency plan in case the coronavirus pandemic prevents the season from starting …

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Explosion at Berlin’s Humboldt Forum Puts Delayed Opening in Doubt

Explosion at Berlin’s Humboldt Forum Puts Delayed Opening in Doubt

BERLIN — It has been rocked by protests and beset by technical delays. And, on Wednesday, the Humboldt Forum, the huge new museum under construction in the center of Berlin, suffered another blow. Just before 10 a.m., two tar cookers exploded at the site, injuring one worker and sending black smoke spiraling over the city. “It emitted a lot of …

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