Sometimes I miss him, but he’s just a $7 taxi ride away.
Ingrid Doyle, of her partner of 13 years, Michael Kenny, with whom she does not live.
Living Apart… Together (NY Times)
It’s just like a force of history. It’s inexorable, it’s gravitational. I think she actually believes she has more say in it than she actually does.
A Hillary Clinton aide, speaking anonymously about her 2016 presidential prospects, in the new cover of New York Magazine
The Tumblr, for all its webbiness, embraced a kind of back-to-the-future sensibility: a suggestion of what campaign messaging looked like in previous ages, when it played out on the community level.
The Atlantic, on the Obama campaign Tumblr
— perhaps the best piece yet on political memedom, the uniqueness of Tumblr as a platform, and why it makes sense in the political sphere. (Only thing missing: a quote from Liba Rubenstein