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Current Issue, No. 35

“Suck-ass Delta” Coulter fumed on Twitter, calling Delta’s gate people and flight attendants “Nurse Ratchets.”



Captain’s Table

Kate Christensen

For the past decade or so, I have been obsessed with news stories about cruise ships, in particular the idea of minor disasters at. . .

Against Poetry

Kaveh Akbar

  There is no word in English for the circle left on a table from a cold glass, or for the difference in flavor between fresh. . .


Monica Ferrell

  After the snakebite, I tried to make noises         With the clouds in my throat, the dissolving Snow of my. . .

Word Factory

How to Lie

Ben Schwartz

For the Trumps, English is a second language you learn only after learning to lie first.