delanceyplace archive

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Daily Excerpt Subject

all you need is love -- 1/21/22

jean-michel basquiat -- 1/20/22

quantum mechanics -- 1/19/22

the battle for spain -- 1/18/22

the strangeness of fame - 1/14/22

the constitution was designed to curb democracy -- 1/13/22

epidemics -- 1/12/22

the sun king -- 1/11/22

the case for a debt jubilee -- 1/10/22

"crops without plowing the ground" -- 1/7/22

the first contested presidential election -- 1/06/22

rooster booster -- 1/5/22

the dominance of the dutch -- 1/4/2022

quiet days on wall street -- 1/3/22

worlds end -- 12/31/21

the establishment of africobra – 12/30/21

def jam records -- 12/29/21

billie holiday almost died in jail -- 12/28/21

mules and men -- 12/27/21

zora neale hurston and folklore -- 12/23/21

deepwater horizon -- 12/22/21

the spice trade -- 12/21/21

the inflection point of 1893 – 12/20/21

the five -- 12/17/21

corporate egos and the E.T. video game -- 12/16/21

breeding animals in captivity -- 12/15/21

the peasants were starving -- 12/14/21

the indefensible alamo -- 12/13/21

founding the boys’ club -- 12/10/21

the importance of focus -- 12/9/21

phagocytosis -- 12/8/21

whigs versus tories -- 12/7/21

early new york – 12/6/21

From national lampoon to hollywood -- 12/3/21

the great beginning -- 12/2/2

kindness, empathy, and medical outcomes -- 12/1/21

the race for africa -- 11/30/21

disparaging “the establishment” -- 11/29/21

the invention of cherokee writing -- 11/26/21

humans were here -- 11/24/21

kicked out of odessa -- 11/23/21

the case for a debt jubilee -- 11/22/21

chosen for an elite secret society -- 11/19/21

the first white house press conference -- 11/18/21

a great leap forward in nori farming -- 11/17/21