Magazine February 20, 2017, Issue

Craigslist Missed Connections, Protest Edition

Crowd at the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., January 21, 2017. (Reuters photo: Shannon Stapleton)

Super Woke Lady Waiting in Line at Port-o-Potty in DC (m4w)

Was standing in line waiting to use the facilities when we struck up a convo and really clicked. Totally into your idea of buying an alternative fuel car and driving around the country from protest to protest and wondering if I’ll see you at tomorrow’s protest or maybe the one the day after or the day after that? Or the day after the day after that? Would really love to keep talking or whatever. Hit me back here and tell me which member of Echo and the Bunnymen was on

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Books, Arts & Manners


Politics & Policy


Cyberia Luke Thompson’s piece on cybersecurity was quite illuminating (“Our Failed Cybersecurity Policy,” January 23). His view that cybersecurity is not politically savvy and thus becomes an issue only after a ...
Politics & Policy

The Week

‐ We do not expect to miss Barack Obama, but we wish he’d give us a chance. ‐ Ronald Reagan first imposed the “Mexico City policy,” which blocks foreign-aid money from ...
Politics & Policy


TWILIGHT A blazing sun caught in the trees Attempts to set, but branches mesh And hold the globe. Those rays they seize Should now have been in Marrakesh. We are just little figures there, Absorbing errant ...


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