— The scariest tweet of the day.
— Judy Blume is on Twitter. Check out her bio.
— Tomorrow, Venus will pass directly in front of the sun. Here’s how the planet’s path will help us find aliens.
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— Walter Kirn is headed to TNR.
— Today’s must-listen: a Neutral Milk Hotel/hip-hop mash-up.
— What’s holding back the Federal Reserve? Joe Gagnon explains.
— Atul Gawande’s commencement address at Williams College.