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  1. Susan Neiman writes about working-off-the-past in 1980s Berlin after growing up in an Atlanta that worked hard to silence its own past. NYRB

  2. Chess grandmasters have been adopting dietary and fitness regimens akin to those practiced by the players of professional sports, in part because chess players can lose as much as 20 lbs over the course of a single tournament. ESPN

  3. Used as a source for modern translations, the oldest existing copy of the Gospel of John, Papyrus 66, shows evidence that editors attempted to minimize the significance of Mary Magdalene in the text. The Chronicle