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Read, and be dazzled

Popula was terrific last week.

Tempo: January 13, 2019

Maria Bustillos on Saul Steinberg's iconic New Yorker poster; personal freedom in a Philippines childhood

Views of the World from 9th Avenue

Does the most famous New Yorker cover mean what you think it means?

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I stared at the cityscape unfurling

We passed by an accident and my driver simply shook his head.

Hole Number One

Where To Get It At Sixteen In The Philippines

Popula is Good

It just is.

The Doppelgänger

My father, the minor spy novelist Mendel Portugali, rarely spoke of his famous namesake.

My Paycheck

When all else fails, go in person

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The Bar, The Phone, and The Train

This was exactly the soapbox I had wanted for almost as long as I'd been riding Amtrak, my chance to speak to the people about our national rail.