Mike BarnicleMore from @nytdavidbrooks on the inevitable choice facing the silent, complicit GOP:
“At that point congressional leaders will face the defining choice of their careers: Where does their ultimate loyalty lie, to the Constitution or to their party?”
She moved to Flushing, Queens, with dreams of success and citizenship. Now she was crumpled outside a massage parlor on 40th Road, her blood pooling on the pavement she had so often worked.
Mike BarnicleA truly staggering piece of reporting and writing - a novel in a newspaper - from @DanBarryNYT and the arc of one woman’s short life in America with days of hope, sadness, shame, the sex trade and finally despair and death.
'Big Game, The NFL in Dangerous Times' -- written by New York Times reporter (and Patriots fan) Mark Leibovich -- shines a harsh light on a flawed league, with fascinating tidbits on Robert Kraft, Tom Brady and the Pats.