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Posted on August 19, 2016

The Tragically Hip: 10 Essential Songs ~Ahead of their final show, explore this beloved Canadian band’s sprawling catalog | Rolling Stone

How we will miss Gord Downie and the Tragically Hip ~What it means to the Hip — and to their fans — to tour and wave goodbye | Maclean’s

How to Stream the Tragically Hip’s Last Show Ever ~Band will play hometown of Kingston, Ontario, for final time Saturday night | Rolling Stone

Former arena’s bad acoustics kept Tragically Hip from playing in hometown | CBC News

Gord Downie works with Toronto designers to create custom outfits for tour | CBC Nwws

The Tragically Hip tour setlists analyzed: songs played most and least | Toronto Sun

How Gord Downie and The Tragically Hip forged a relationship with our 30 million hearts: Vinay Menon | Toronto Star

The Justice Department Will End All Federal Private Prisons, Following a ‘Nation’ Investigation ~Our yearlong probe uncovered dozens of questionable deaths and years of dire warnings from internal monitors. | The Nation

The Death of Flair: As Friday’s Goes Minimalist, What Happens to the Antiques? | Collector’s Weekly

Uncovering the brutal truth about the British empire ~The Harvard historian Caroline Elkins stirred controversy with her work on the crushing of the Mau Mau uprising. But it laid the ground for a legal case that has transformed our view of Britain’s past | The Guardian

GOP insiders: Trump’s overhaul won’t succeed ~Roughly a third of Republican respondents say the addition of Bannon and promotion of Conway will make things worse. | Politico

Something new in the chill, salt air: Hope ~New England’s embattled fishermen want to believe it is a portent: To the north, in the waters off Newfoundland, the cod are coming back at last, bringing with them, perhaps, a way of life. | Boston Globe

One Classroom, Twenty Teachers | TNTP

Why Am I So Fat? ~A man wrote to me to ask why I gained weight. Here’s my response. | Medium

What abandoned Olympic venues look like today | Business Insider

Electric Circus: an Oral History of Canada’s Greatest Dance Music Show | VICE (CA)

The Science Behind Why You Feel Sick When You Try to Read in the Car | Lifehacker

I Tried to Live Like Gwyneth Paltrow For a Week | VICE (UK)

Letters of Note: Tell him about his father | Letters of Note

Inside The Crown, Netflix’s Rumored $100 Million Royal Drama | Vanity Fair

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