Lorena Farinas

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Joe Biden: Pain, loss and the art of authenticity

Onto the Scranton, Pa., stage the vice president came on Friday, in vintage form. He pumped his fist. He pointed at friends arrayed there, in his hometown. He bellowed a favorite insult: "Malarkey!" He smiled the broad Irish smile, undimmed.<p>The only reference to the terror of the week—camping out …

Every Cultural Reference You Probably Didn't Catch In Lady Gaga's New Video

Who said a degree in comparative literature was useless?<p>The curtain opened Monday on the video for "Applause," Lady Gaga's first single in almost two years. And she's right back at it, putting out a video rich with various influences and symbolism-overload, though this time it clocks in at a …

Check out The Atlantic’s new #longreads e-book division

<i>The Atlantic</i>, a purveyor of high-tone, long-form, magazine-type literature, is launching a new division for e-books.<p>Called, ever so colorfully, “The Atlantic Books,” the new product line will include nonfiction reads between 10,000 words and 30,000 words and will first be featured as the Kindle …

Some Favorite Longreads from the Archive

This holiday season offers a chance for many of us to curl up by the fireplace (or noisy heating unit) and read some of the longer articles and Profiles we’ve missed during previous years. With this in mind, we’ve asked a few of our readers to offer recommendations for their favorite longreads from</i> …