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#213: The Next Word

Hi there, loyal readers, and welcome to this week’s edition of The Highlighter. I’m happy you’re here
The Highlighter
#213: The Next Word
By Mark Isero • Issue #213 • View online
Hi there, loyal readers, and welcome to this week’s edition of The Highlighter. I’m happy you’re here. If you’re in the mood for some good reading (i.e., two hours), you’ve come to the right place. This week’s first two articles, which focus on the uncertainty of the future, are particularly strong. The first asks whether computers will learn to write as well as humans, and the second wonders how our democratic institutions will deal with climate change. You get two dogs this week (where are the cats, people?) and then two articles that may challenge your thoughts on sexuality. Please enjoy!
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The Next Word: Can Machines Learn To Write?
The Removal of Native Americans From Louisiana’s Isle De Jean Charles
Sadie and Scout, who belong to loyal reader Donna, are happy hockey season has begun, that time when mommy yells a lot at the television. Want your pet(s) to appear in The Highlighter? That can be arranged! hltr.co/pets
Sadie and Scout, who belong to loyal reader Donna, are happy hockey season has begun, that time when mommy yells a lot at the television. Want your pet(s) to appear in The Highlighter? That can be arranged! hltr.co/pets
On Heteropessimism And Performative Indictments Of Heterosexuality
A Gay Mormon Gay-Conversion Therapist: “Can I Come Out?”
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