Here comes the boom

The Friday newsletter bursts into the long holiday weekend like a firework

I am simultaneously possessed by two contradictory thoughts:

First, I cannot believe that 2021 is already halfway over.

Second, I cannot believe that 2021 is only halfway over.

It’s been a very weird year, which I suppose is an improvement to 2020’s Very Bad Year; that’s not to say there haven't been bad things happening in 2021—there have, I won’t list t…

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