Weekly Reader August 22

by robinhardwick

The Lethality of Loneliness [The New Republic]

The Strange Tale of the North Pond Hermit [GQ]

What is good comedy? The answer probably depends on your social background [The Conversation]

Gavin McInnes, Thought Catalog, and Our Gross Misunderstanding of “Freedom of Speech” [Flavorwire]

In Defense of [My] Marriage [The Toast]

Area Facebook User Incredibly Stupid [The Onion]