The Boomtown That Shouldn’t Exist: Michael Grunwald, POLITICO Magazine.
Spam heists in Hawaii prompt retailers to put the wildly popular ‘mystery meat’ in locked cases: Fred Barbash, The Washington Post.
There’s a way to fix Senator McCain’s bone spur criticism of President Trump, but is America ready to reinstate the draft?
Letters from a young Obama reveal an author struggling with his place in the world: Eli Roseberg, The Washington Post.
Bill Clinton sought State’s permission to meet with Russian nuclear official during Obama uranium decision: John Solomon and Alison Spann, The Hill.
What Hollywood Forgets About LBJ: Julian Zelizer, The Atlantic.
Poll: 46 percent think media make up stories about Trump: Steven Shepard, POLITICO.
Trump’s critics yearn for his exit. But Mike Pence, the corporate right’s inside man, poses his own risks: Jane Mayer, The New Yorker.
Playboy Features First Transgender Playmate: Stephanie Chan, The Hollywood Reporter.
How American Politics Became So Exhausting – Alan Jacobs looks at why it’s impossible for people who disagree to hold a civilized conversation: Emma Green, The Atlantic.
A bad Supreme Court decision on political corruption casts a long shadow: Los Angeles Times Editorial Board.
Wooing Amazon with sun, fun – and giant buttons: Matt O’Brien, The Associated Press.