Magazine July 08, 2019, Issue

Sound: Coughing

(Mike Blake/Reuters)

Deleted Material,
December 7, 1941:

“Totally lousy day. Just . . . just like the totally worst day. And in the future, people will be, like, That must have been a crappy day for those people and — ”

Sound: coughing

“Are you kidding? Can you please — who was that? Was that Stimson? Stimson? Can you just — can somebody get Stimson a Sucret or something? No, no, we need to do this again, okay? I’ll tighten it up, too. Just feels, just not like, like, stirring enough, you know? It’s just flabby and I just want it more like, like crackly radio

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