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The American Mall’s Long Goodbye

As painful as it might be for millennials like myself to admit, malls are now viewed through historians’ rear-view mirrors.

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Introducing The Sunday Long Read Membership Program

Today’s announcement is just a small step in our plans to continue celebrating great journalism by growing The Sunday Long Read, and we look forward to continue learning from you, our helpful subscribers, throughout the process.

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New look, same old us

In case you hadn’t noticed – our website looks a little different! The newsletter has grown so much since we first started, and we wanted our website to reflect that.

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Our 100th Letter!

Today, we sent out Sunday Long Read No. 100, and we’d like to take a moment to celebrate the milestone.

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