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‘It Became Sort of Lawless’: Florida Vaccine Rollout Turns Into a Free-for-All

‘It Became Sort of Lawless’: Florida Vaccine Rollout Turns Into a Free-for-All

‘It Became Sort of Lawless’: Florida Vaccine Rollout Turns Into a Free-for-All ‘It Became Sort of Lawless’: Florida Vaccine Rollout Turns Into a Free-for-All MIAMI — Linda Kleindienst Bruns registered for a coronavirus vaccine in late December, on the first day the health department in Tallahassee, Fla., opened for applications for people her age. Despite being 72, with her immune …

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German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of)

German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of)

German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of) German Phallus Statue Vanishes From Mountain, Then Reappears (Sort of) The police are investigating the disappearance of a seven-foot-tall wooden phallus that was removed from its post atop Grünten mountain in southern Bavaria last weekend, then just as mysteriously replaced on Thursday by a replica, evidently a bit larger than …

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Tom Brady Passed Twice on One Play. And It (Sort of) Worked.

Tom Brady Passed Twice on One Play. And It (Sort of) Worked.

Tom Brady Passed Twice on One Play. And It (Sort of) Worked. Tom Brady Passed Twice on One Play. And It (Sort of) Worked. It’s one of the first rules you learn when you get taken into the backyard and taught how to play football: You can only throw one forward pass each play. On Monday night, Tom Brady tried …

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The N.B.A. Draft Steal ‘People Sort of Forgot’

The N.B.A. Draft Steal ‘People Sort of Forgot’

The N.B.A. Draft Steal ‘People Sort of Forgot’ The N.B.A. Draft Steal ‘People Sort of Forgot’ There is a story about Isaiah Stewart that sounds apocryphal now that he is on the cusp of entering the N.B.A., but his father, Dela, vouched for its authenticity. It goes something like this: When Isaiah was a fifth grader in Rochester, N.Y., he …

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Le long de la Seine, les bouquinistes tentent de conjurer le sort

Along the Seine, Booksellers Try to Hold Off an Unhappy Ending

Le long de la Seine, les bouquinistes tentent de conjurer le sort Le long de la Seine, les bouquinistes tentent de conjurer le sort PARIS — Il souffle une brise légère et Jérôme Callais s’applique à envelopper de cellophane une biographie d’occasion de Robespierre, usant d’un coup de poignet expert pour bien recouvrir sa couverture rigide en cuir bordeaux. Il …

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I Exchanged Notes With Elena Ferrante. Sort of.

I Exchanged Notes With Elena Ferrante. Sort of.

I Exchanged Notes With Elena Ferrante. Sort of. I Exchanged Notes With Elena Ferrante. Sort of. Traditionally, in crafting these excerpts, we work fairly closely with the authors. In this case, the author is an anonymous recluse accessible only through emails sent to her English-language publishers. When our edit was ready, we sent it for Ms. Ferrante’s approval. All correspondence …

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‘Sort of semi-irrelevant’: Trump dismisses Republicans’ £1tn coronavirus rescue plan

‘Sort of semi-irrelevant’: Trump dismisses Republicans’ £1tn coronavirus rescue plan

‘Sort of semi-irrelevant’: Trump dismisses Republicans’ £1tn coronavirus rescue plan ‘Sort of semi-irrelevant’: Trump dismisses Republicans’ £1tn coronavirus rescue plan The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Donald Trump dismissed plans for a $1 trillion (£776bn) Republican economic stimulus package aimed at easing the impact of the coronavirus …

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Now Playing: The South by Southwest Film Festival, Sort of

Now Playing: The South by Southwest Film Festival, Sort of

Now Playing: The South by Southwest Film Festival, Sort of Now Playing: The South by Southwest Film Festival, Sort of When the South by Southwest Film Festival announced it would screen a selection of its movies on Amazon Prime Video, we asked two critics who are veterans of the event to recommend some highlights and reflect on their past SXSW …

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Canada Goose Will Stop Buying Fur — Sort Of

Canada Goose Will Stop Buying Fur — Sort Of

Canada Goose Will Stop Buying Fur — Sort Of Canada Goose Will Stop Buying Fur — Sort Of Canada Goose has long stood by its use of fur, even as fashion’s biggest names have vowed to stop selling it. It’s hard to imagine the company’s signature $1,000 (or so) parkas without their coyote fur-trimmed hoods cocooning city dwellers in Arctic-grade warmth every …

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