The best sentences we read today

--- "I realize I’m married to Washington, and it’s best for me to think of New York as a mistress."

--- "Blowing up a planet is easier said than done, obviously, but good knowledge to have nonetheless."

--- "'You could give someone broccoli bouquets'” said another of the associate creative directors, Marco Merced, a Miami native who made clear he likes his broccoli best when it is smothered in cheese soup."

--- "If one-strapping, and later two-strapping, were about being cool, then something in the nature of cool must have changed."

Lydia DePillis is a reporter focusing on labor, business, and housing. She previously worked at The New Republic and the Washington City Paper. She's from Seattle.

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