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July 2020

207 East 32nd Street

This is the Manhattan office of Milton Glaser, Inc. Just about every time we’d visit New York City, Linda and + more

Evening Reading

Do yourself a favor and check out this great profile of La Monte Young, “the composer who quietly shaped much + more

Quote of the Day

“Let me tell you somethin’ right now. You’re only allowed three great women in your lifetime. They come along like + more

Public Service Announcement

I’m not sure who all needs to hear this—apart from those within my own industry, it seems—but, despite what Merriam-Webster + more

Miscellany: Pull-Quote Edition!

“International Drive has developed into a tacky gauntlet whereby families are stripped of armloads of cash on their way to + more

From the “Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover” Files

This post will appeal only to a very narrow subset of our vast and wide-ranging audience, but what the hell. + more

Today in History

In his diary entry of July 14, 1911, A. C. Benson recounts a college dinner at Cambridge for old members—and + more

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