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Petri Dishes with Alexandra Petri (Oct. 27)
Humor columnist Alexandra Petri takes your questions on the news and political in(s)anity of the day.
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Column: Trump inspired them to become U.S. citizens and to vote. Against him
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"Sunday Morning" Full Episode 10/25
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Larry Kudlow rebuffs Biden claim to ‘transition from oil industry’ in 15 years
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From Wuhan to the White House: A Timeline of COVID-19's Spread
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How bookstores are weathering the pandemic
Customers browse at Rodney’s Book Store in Central Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on September 3, 2020. | Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images Independent bookstores are doing everything they can to stay in business. The pandemic arrived early for Emily Powell, owner of Powell’s Books in Portland, Oregon. The state had one of the first confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the US in February. As she watched more cases pop up across the country, “I felt an increasing sense of panic and crisis,” she said. On March 15, she abruptly closed her stores in the middle of the day. She immediately shrank her staff from 500 to 60 who were “just helping us turn the lights off and put out-of-office messages on the website.” Almost overnight, she shifted her business entirely to online orders. She’s since been able to bring back around 150 employees, and thanks to a flood of online sales, a Paycheck Protection Program loan from the federal Small Business Administration, and partial reopenings of her stores, she’s made it this far. Twenty percent of independent bookstores across the country are in danger of closing Still, Powell’s and other independent bookstores across the country face an uncertain and undoubtedly difficult future: Government assistance has dried up, foot traffic is still low, and the virus is again threatening to bring everything to a screeching halt. Independent bookstore owners dug deep into their wells of creativity and passion and found ways to transform their businesses to cope with Covid-19. But even so, according to the American Booksellers Association (ABA), 35 member bookstores have closed during the pandemic, with roughly one store closing each week. Twenty percent of independent bookstores across the country are in danger of closing, the ABA says. Between mid-April and June, the Book Industry Charitable Foundation (BINC) distributed $2.7 million to store owners in need. “That equals the distribution that we had had in the previous eight years,” said executive director Pamela French. The individual grants it gives out have increased 443 percent over last year. The level of need has subsided somewhat since the peak of the pandemic, but it’s remained consistently elevated, even with many stores now open. A number of bookstores shut their doors voluntarily before any government lockdowns were imposed. “We were one of the first places in our town to close down,” said Suedee Hall-Elkins, manager of Dickson Street Bookshop in Fayetteville, Arkansas. Her store’s aisles are very narrow, so they felt the need to close “for morally responsible reasons.” Closing off browsing meant a seismic shift in bookstore business models. Kris Kleindienst’s shelves at Left Bank Books in St. Louis, Missouri, were fully stocked with newly released books in March. “All of a sudden, they just became décor,” she said. Still, owners pivoted as quickly as they could. “These independent bookstore owners are just tenacious,” French said. Owners suddenly found themselves arranging curbside pickups, shipping thousands of online orders, and staging completely virtual events. Many factors boosted sales just when stores needed them. Customers flooded online ordering systems, many in the hope of helping their local stores, others simply desperate for something to read during lockdown. Amazon started prioritizing essential goods over things like books, giving an edge to independent stores. Annie Philbrick’s online orders at Bank Square Books in Mystic, Connecticut, and Savoy Bookshop & Café in Westerly, Rhode Island, are about 10 times what they were each year for the past five. Michael Fusco-Straub, co-owner of Books Are Magic in Brooklyn, New York, sold 50,000 books during his city’s lockdown. Then the Black Lives Matter protests over the death of George Floyd took off, prompting another deluge of purchases as readers were eager to get their hands on books about race and racism. “The summer was mostly fulfilling ... anti-racism orders,” Kleindienst said. The switch to online and curbside ordering saved bookstores from ruin. But it wasn’t easy, nor was it enjoyable. “It started to feel like a fulfillment warehouse for widgets,” said Steven Salardino, manager of Skylight Books in Los Angeles, California. “It really took a toll on us psychologically.” What kept him going, he said, was getting notes in online orders saying thank you. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Powell's Books (@powellsbooks) on Oct 6, 2020 at 12:30pm PDT Philbrick took it upon herself to pick up books from her two stores and drive them to customers’ homes. “I was a UPS driver for a month or so,” she said. She would hang bags of books on their doors, ring the bell, and walk back to her car. She even drove an hour and a half out of town to bring books to a couple who would leave her snack bags in thanks. “That was a pleasure,” she said. In many ways, online ordering is the antithesis of what independent bookstores are. “We are a community space that thrived with that in-person, face-to-face conversation about ideas and literature,” said Hilary Gustafson, owner of Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Her store typically stages 300 events a year, and the in-store ones pack 50 people “elbow to elbow,” she said. Now, she’s been entirely focused on online orders, which requires “10 times as much work for a sale of one book.” Stores like Gustafson’s quickly moved their programming — author events, book clubs, classes — to online platforms. But it’s a difficult and often money-losing way to do them. Stores typically make money from free events when people buy books, often getting them autographed. Online, it’s different. “Sales are down even though audience levels are, in some cases, up,” Graham said. Readers also now have a vast array of stores’ events to choose from because they’re all online. “The competition has just become fierce,” Philbrick said. Despite the many hurdles small-business owners faced in getting PPP loans, all of the stores I spoke to were able to secure loans, and the money was vital. “The thing that got us this far and avoided bankruptcy was the PPP money,” said Bradley Graham, co-owner of Politics and Prose in Washington, DC. Even so, it was gone within a couple of months. Other money came from unexpected places. Philbrick got $5,000 from Spanx, which was offering grants to women-owned businesses. That, she said, was a turning point of sorts, when she realized that not only would she have a cushion to get through, but “we’re all in this together trying to figure this out.” Some customers even gave their local bookstores donations in the hope of keeping them alive. Gustafson’s store launched a GoFundMe, which was a “lifeline,” she said. She raised more there than she got in PPP money. But at this point, most of the money has dried up. “Given the current level of economic activity, it’s not realistic to think that bookstores or other retail businesses can, on their own, make a go of it,” Graham said with a heavy sigh. “More federal assistance is needed so long as the pandemic persists.” “We want to survive, so it’s like, ‘How do we make this work?’” Some stores are doing as well as they would otherwise expect thanks to loyal customers and a thirst for books as people stay closer to home. But those factors aren’t making the numbers work for everyone. Vroman’s, which bills itself as the oldest and largest independent bookstore in Southern California, has warned that without a significant increase in sales, its 126-year tenure will come to a close. Powell’s has exhausted its PPP loan and isn’t making enough in sales to support the business. Politics & Prose is still not breaking even, and the store will need to make enough in the next few months to have a cushion headed into 2021. “It’s not a sustainable position to continue to operate in the red,” Graham said. Laughing, he added, “You don’t need a degree in anything to understand that fact.” A number of stores have opened their doors simply to remain as financially solvent as possible. When we spoke, Gustafson was preparing to open with limited hours and days. “Our rent is still due and we still have payables,” she said. “We want to survive, so it’s like, ‘How do we make this work?’” “We face this tension between the need to welcome in more customers for the holiday shopping season in order to at least get back in the black,” Graham said, “while at the same time being very careful not to create a public health hazard.” Public health has been at the forefront of the minds of owners who have reopened as fully as possible. All stores have reduced their hours as well as their capacity. Everyone has installed Plexiglas barriers at cash registers and hand sanitizing stations throughout their stores. There’s crowd control not just to limit the number of shoppers but to ensure that masks are worn correctly. Many stores have rearranged their layouts so customers don’t have to squeeze by each other in tight aisles. Hall-Elkins went even further, installing UV lights and ionizing cleaners in all three of her HVAC units, putting fans around the store, and keeping the door open as much as possible to better ventilate. She replaced her old carpets and installed touchless credit card systems. ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images Books Are Magic in Brooklyn, New York, in May 2020, before reopening at limited capacity. Owners have found themselves in entirely new roles, worried not just about their business’s finances but the health of their employees, their customers, and their own families. Hall-Elkins finds herself up late reading medical articles. “I’m in a heightened state of anxiety for sure,” she said. Laughing, she added, “I feel responsible for everybody’s life, and that’s a really weird thing to feel as a manager of a bookstore.” Some have kept their doors closed. When we spoke in the first week of October, Kleindienst said she was planning to open that weekend by appointment and only after 6 pm. “Our staff really did not feel like they wanted people to be just walking in off the street and wandering around,” she explained. “It just didn’t seem like it was worth risking our lives.” She’s hoping that allowing a very select group of customers back in will be enough to keep the store afloat. But, she added, “I don’t see us opening the doors to walk-in traffic for quite a while.” The holiday season will be crucial. Nearly every bookstore owner mentioned how important the season is normally — and therefore what it will mean now. Graham said the store typically makes anywhere from a quarter to a third of the whole year’s sales in December alone. “It’s an absolutely critical period.” To help stores that need to see high sales without big crowds, the American Booksellers Association has begun a campaign urging consumers to shop early called “October Is the New December.” Other things will have to change, too. Normally, Salardino’s store offers gift-wrapping for a fee, and he’d have a long line of people waiting to have books wrapped. That’s not possible now. One book could make or break the future for many stores: The first volume of President Barack Obama’s memoir will be released November 17. Not only is it destined to be a bestseller — the publisher ordered a first printing of 3 million copies — but it’s pricey, coming in at $45. “I literally think that that book is going to save a lot of stores,” Fusco-Straub said. His store will be ordering a whole pallet. The future, of course, remains completely uncertain. It’s difficult just to plan ahead. Philbrick noted she’s ordering paperback copies of hardcover books that she struggled to sell during the shutdown, which means the data she typically relies on to predict future sales are almost useless. “As a business person, we’re all used to being able to forecast,” Powell said. But now, “we can’t see beyond a 30-day time horizon.” “Books aren’t … groceries or rent. How much will people be willing to come out to our stores?” Hall-Elkins worries that a virus spike or just cold weather will keep people home from holiday shopping. Then there’s what could happen with the election or the economy. The immediate pandemic-caused contraction appears to be turning into a full-blown recession. “We don’t know how much folks will be able to shop,” Powell noted. “Books aren’t ... groceries or rent. How much will people be willing to come out to our stores?” Few owners were willing to contemplate what another complete shutdown would mean. “I don’t even know what we would do,” Hall-Elkins said. “We would probably be in pretty big trouble.” Losing an independent bookstore is a huge blow to a community. “These are places where folks can come together to discuss what’s going on in the world, to also have a safe haven and a safe place for exploring new ideas,” French said. Bookstores “provide everything from sanctuary to just meditative spaces.” And they help keep an economy humming, retaining money in the local community and generating jobs and tax revenue. Still, independent bookstores have been through a lot, including competition from big chains and Amazon. “People have been predicting the end of indie bookstores since the Great Depression,” said Kate Weiss, programs manager at BINC. Even with a pandemic, 30 bookstores have opened this year so far, although that’s still a far cry from the 104 that opened in 2019. “We’re a stalwart bunch,” Philbrick said. “We’re just going to keep going. We’re not dead.” Help keep Vox free for all Millions turn to Vox each month to understand what’s happening in the news, from the coronavirus crisis to a racial reckoning to what is, quite possibly, the most consequential presidential election of our lifetimes. Our mission has never been more vital than it is in this moment: to empower you through understanding. But our distinctive brand of explanatory journalism takes resources. Even when the economy and the news advertising market recovers, your support will be a critical part of sustaining our resource-intensive work. If you have already contributed, thank you. If you haven’t, please consider helping everyone make sense of an increasingly chaotic world: Contribute today from as little as $3.
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Kanye West tells Joe Rogan that he was inspired by God to be ‘the leader of the free world’ in 2015
Kanye West opened up about his life and presidential plans during an appearance on the “Joe Rogan Experience” podcast.
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Al Qaeda's second in command on FBI's most-wanted list killed in Afghanistan: reports
Afghanistan claimed Sunday it killed a top al Qaeda propagandist on an FBI most-wanted list during an operation in the country's east, showing the militant group's continued presence there as U.S. forces work to withdraw from America's longest-running war amid continued bloodshed.
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Conservatives push to discredit Facebook, Twitter and Google just days before the election
A right-wing offensive is underway to discredit social media companies just days before the election.
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Tennessee Titans fined $350,000 by NFL for coronavirus protocol violations
The Titans were found by a review by the league and NFLPA to have violated mask-wearing protocols and to have communicated insufficiently with players about offsite workouts.
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Why Trump could face a Jimmy Carter scenario
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Trump Follows Biden to Pennsylvania in Hopes of Bolstering Lagging Support in Key State
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Women in Poland gather at churches to protest new restrictive abortion law
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First 'murder hornet' nest found in US successfully removed
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Howard University president: The pool of Black talent in America is not 'limited' at all
The CEO of Wells Fargo recently wrote a company memo to employees blaming the lack of diversity in their ranks on "a very limited pool of Black talent to recruit from."
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UFC 254 Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay: Khabib, Gaethje combine for $80k total
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This IPO is a measure of China's growing strength
When Ant Group prices its IPO in Shanghai and Hong Kong this week, it could set a new world record for a stock market listing. But it will also ram home a much bigger point.
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96-year-old veteran aims to be oldest Marine to run Marine Corps Marathon
A 96-year-old veteran is hoping to become the oldest Marine to ever complete the Marine Corps Marathon Sunday.
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These 10 SHANY makeup palettes and tools are now on sale
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The ghost haunting the 2020 election
Republicans are hoping, and Democrats are dreading, the possibility Donald Trump could repeat history and overcome dismal mid-October polls to gain an electoral college victory. But much has changed in four years, as Thursday's debate showed.
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Black Lives Matter mural outside Trump Tower vandalized again
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The Rays’ hometown kid turned World Series hero produced an ending for the ages in Game 4
Unsung outfielder Brett Phillips, who hit .150 in the regular season, stepped to the plate in the bottom of the ninth and unleashed bedlam with a game-winning hit that sent Tampa Bay to victory and evened the World Serires at 2-2.
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Senate to advance Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination in key procedural vote
The Senate is set to take a key procedural vote Sunday to advance Judge Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination, paving the way for a final confirmation vote, which will likely take place Monday evening, just days before the November 3 election where control of Congress and the White House are at stake.
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This 'Zoom Meeting' Halloween costume is so 2020
Greg Dietzenbach made a work-from-home inspired Halloween costume for his 12-year-old daughter hoping to combine "the creepiness of Halloween and our weird new normal."
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NFL picks for Week 7: Jets will keep it close versus Bills
It’s amazing how willing we are to fast-forward through life. Since 7 p.m. last Sunday, it has been concluded that the New York Jets will go 0-16 and secure the No. 1-overall pick in the 2021 draft … and that Trevor Lawrence either will pull a Peyton Manning and stay at Clemson, or pull an...
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Review: Jess Walter returns with tremendous, vivid historical novel 'The Cold Millions'
"The Cold Millions" is a tremendous work, a vivid historical novel with a politically explosive backdrop that reverberates through our own.        
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Donald Trump and I went to the same progressive church, but he betrayed its teachings
According to Christian teaching, we're all sinners and deserve forgiveness and mercy. But that doesn't mean President Trump deserves another four years.        
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San Francisco's go-slow approach toward reopening amid the pandemic is paying off
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Adriana Cohen: Censorship of conservatives proves Twitter & Facebook are enemies of free speech, free press
Scores of conservatives, including myself, are being shadow-banned on Twitter, something I testified about in 2018 before Congress alongside other leading conservative voices being wrongfully censored.
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Fight Tracks: The walkout songs of UFC 254 with classic Led Zeppelin, George Thorogood ... and Train
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Q&A with Colin Quinn: ‘We’re a country of Karens’
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In small-town, suburban New York, hundreds lined up to send an early-voting message
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Tumult at home, ailing alliances abroad: Why Trump’s America has been a ‘gift’ to Putin
Over the past four years, the Russian president has succeeded in growing his nation’s influence at America’s expense.
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There is only one principled vote on Amy Coney Barrett: No
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Early December in Croton-on-Hudson
Photo illustration by Miki LoweSevere, biting, disaffected, bleak: These words are used often to describe Louise Glück’s poems. When she won the Nobel Prize in Literature earlier this month, she was praised for writing “that with austere beauty makes individual existence universal.” The same adjectives could apply to “Early December in Croton-on-Hudson,” published in The Atlantic in 1967, in which Glück recalls a blown tire on a trip to deliver Christmas presents.The poem feels precisely like early December itself: as cold and raw as “the recent snow,” as barren and stark as the “pines pared down.” And with the threat of a lonely pandemic winter looming, there’s something particularly chilling about the image of a stalled car on a snowy road—stuck in the middle of a descending darkness, and unable to move forward or go home.— Faith Hill
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Dad's Zoom Halloween costume for his daughter is scary good
We often associate the month of October with spooky characters like goblins, witches and vampires.
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Package played role in Boston University professor's elevator death, state says
The Boston University professor crushed to death by an elevator in her apartment building last month was partly done in by a large package she was carrying at the time, state inspectors found.
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How Donald Trump's Presidency Has Changed The Media
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Pope Francis to make D.C. Archbishop Wilton Gregory a cardinal next month, the first African American to earn such a rank
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Distinguished persons of the week: Making voting easier? What a concept.
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NASA astronaut Kate Rubins has cast her ballot from space
NASA astronaut Kate Rubins, the only American not on the planet, has cast her vote from space.
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