1. Nicole Chung wrote about the simple magic of being able to take your kid to see a Shakespeare play where the actors look like her.
2. You may have heard the President golfs. This discussion about usage of a river is fascinating to me because it expresses how the small choices that presidents make encroach on the ability the rest of us have to just, like kayak down a river or whatever. We never got that stretch of Pennsylvania Avenue back for cars, it sat this year with security fencing pushing people even farther back for months.
3. I try to resist the hype machine somewhat. Movies that are not out until 2018 can take a seat. But. But. This description of the "Wrinkle in Time" trailer. Well.