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October 31, 2014

Pictures from the Giants World Series Riot you Haven’t Seen in Other Victory Riots

Pictures from the Giants World Series Riot you Haven’t Seen in Other Victory Riots
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By Michael Shaw To the extent the celebration turned ugly, there were factors at play beyond the influence of alcohol or generalized frustration. Resentment over the tech boom and gentrification-on-steroids seemed very much on display.

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October 30, 2014

Public Reassurance vs Photo Op Chemistry as de Blasio Ebola Shot Turns to Bacon

Public Reassurance vs Photo Op Chemistry as de Blasio Ebola Shot Turns to Bacon
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By Michael Shaw I guess the question is, how much are the photo-op and the visual press release creating reassurance as opposed to their own hemorrhagic reactions to the disease?

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October 29, 2014

Businessweek’s Nearsighted “Obama Crisis Management” Cover

Businessweek’s Nearsighted “Obama Crisis Management” Cover
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By Michael Shaw You'd think people understood by now that Obama is a lot more likely to accessorize with a hair shirt than a pair of shades.

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October 27, 2014

That Photo of Chris Christie’s Ebola Detainee

That Photo of Chris Christie’s Ebola Detainee
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By Michael Shaw ...Did I mention Christie was interviewed for the NYT story from a Melbourne, Florida zoo?

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October 27, 2014

On those Viral Photos of African Migrants atop the Melilla Golf Course Fence

On those Viral Photos of African Migrants atop the Melilla Golf Course Fence
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By Michael Shaw In this version of the photo, however, there is one element that makes quite a difference. It's that the golfer on the left seems to notice the men scaling the fence.

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