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Teri Kanefield: The renewed relevance of the great Fox-Trump-Putin love affair.
Letters from an American: Thoughts from political historian Heather Cox Richardson.
Crooked Timber: Memories of Crimea and Yalta.
Jen Sorensen: Contraception cops.
Advocate: Erotica author Chuck Tingle on trolling Texas Governor Greg Abbott.
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