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  • Susan Orlean has a feature in The New Yorker about how bunnies are also facing a life-threatening pandemic of their own.
  • The coach of the Washington Football Team said the time for societal change "is now," but not when it comes to the name of their football team: “I think that’s a discussion for another time."
  • Are we in for a voting disaster for the next election? The Atlantic writes, "Intentional voter suppression and unintentional suppression of the vote will collide in November."
  • A judge in upstate New York has temporarily blocked publication of a tell-all book by Donald Trump’s niece Mary Trump that is currently scheduled for release on July 28th.
  • CNN reports that Trump's handling of highly classified calls with foreign heads of state helped convince some senior US officials "that the President himself posed a danger to the national security of the United States."
  • Rob Reiner, Alan Alda and other friends, comedians and celebrities paid tribute to Carl Reiner.
  • Speaking of which, this is the best Carl Reiner story you'll read all day.
  • With the expiration of the eviction moratorium and the end to enhanced unemployment benefits around the corner, NYC could see an explosion in the city's homeless population soon.
  • Amy McGrath has become the Democratic nominee to take on Senator Mitch McConnell in Kentucky this fall.
  • HBO announced that Curb Your Enthusiasm will return for an eleventh season, which fingers crossed will be pandemic-related.
  • Johnny Mandel, the film composer who wrote the M*A*S*H theme “Suicide Is Painless,” has died. He was 94.
  • A shark washed ashore at Rockaway Beach days before its set to reopen.
  • And finally, bears (a.k.a. big dogs) love baths too: