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Trapped in the Ivory Basement

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“For a few years before the pandemic, Tanya d’Anger held a teaching job that required her to work more or less every hour she was awake, from 6:00 in the morning to 11:00 at night.”

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“Are You Glad You Did It?”: An Interview with Douglas Wolk

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“Over the last five years, Douglas Wolk has pulled off a feat that few others have attempted, let alone completed: he read every Marvel comic book published since 1961, which adds up to around 27,000 issues, or 540,000 pages.”

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Baking for teens: easy starter recipes, from homemade Tim Tams to speedy brownies

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“Since I was a kid, the kitchen’s always had an allure, and baking and cooking has played a massive part in my life. Excuse the bad pun but, for some reason, cooking lights an intense flame within me. It’s the creativity of transforming basic ingredients into something exciting.”

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The PCU Protective Combat Uniform: A Buyer’s Guide and Clothing System History

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“During the early part of the war in Afghanistan, US forces were suffering under extreme cold weather conditions; poorly served by their issued clothing systems. Enter the PCU.”

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In the World of Ultralight Hiking, Everything Weighs Something

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“way,National Geographic”

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The real urban jungle: how ancient societies reimagined what cities could be

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“Visions of “lost cities” in the jungle have consumed western imaginations since Europeans first visited the tropics of Asia, Africa and the Americas.”

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Randall Park and Adrian Tomine Are Going to Do Shortcomings Right—Or Not at All

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“The graphic novel Shortcomings is a cherished work of contemporary Asian American storytelling, but the main character, Ben Tanaka, would surely roll his eyes, cross his arms, and heave a deep sigh of exasperation over anything described in such precious terms. He’s over all that.”

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10 Best Bikepacking Trips in Ontario

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“We will never spam you and will never share your e-mail. Please see our privacy policy. Safely discover Ontario when the time is right. For the most up-to-date information on where and when it is safe to travel please visit: covid-19.ontario.ca.”

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Get on the Trail — Park to Park Trail

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“Park to Park Trail covers more than 200km with several different sections. Select your desire section below to learn more about that section and how to access it. If you are new to the trail network, you can view our complete map to determine your preferred section.”