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Sunday Reads: Surf-Cam Bliss, the Stalinist ‘Truman Show’ and Repainting Jordans

When this whole “self-isolation” thing began, I ragged on the sudden popularity of virtual museum tours and the livestreams of once-accessible places. But now, it’s like the only thing keeping me going. Watching live-footage of big-ass waves thousands of miles away? Baby elephants having a snack? It’s all spectacular. Maybe I’ve just arrived at the point where I’m enamored with simpler pleasures, or maybe I was wrong all along. Either way, I see surf cams in my immediate future.

Must Read

After 14 Years, ‘The Stalinist ‘Truman Show’’ Has Finally Arrived

Other Long(ish) Reads

Lockdown Is Making People Easier Targets for Revenge Porn

Not Everyone Quarantining With Their Parents Is Privileged and Selfish

Italians Find Quarantine Relief in a Cloud of Cigarette Smoke

How a LGBT Artist Made a Documentary About Her Straight Parents and Their Gay Adult Bookstore

Repainting Jordans Is the Most Divisive Meme in Sneaker Culture

How To Do Anything In Quarantine

How to Pick the Perfect Chair for Your Home Office

How to Get a COVID-19 Discount on Your Car Insurance

How to Tell Everyone in Your Apartment Complex That You Don’t Want to Hang Out in Quarantine

How to Eat Cheese All Day Without Ruining Your Stomach

How to Help Your Family and Friends Stay Sane in Quarantine

But Most Importantly, How to Keep That Butthole Fit 

The Gay Butt Doctor Is In to Answer All Your Questions About Keeping Your Ass Happy

No (Other) Stupid Questions 

What Does It Really Mean to Live Beyond Your Means?

How Often Should I Clean My Filthy Computer?

If Pizzas Are Round, Why Are Pizza Boxes Square?

The Hair Up There

I Tried to Tame My Overgrown Jungle of Nose and Ear Hair With a DIY Wax Kit

Quarantine Binging

In Times Like These, We Could Really Use a Guy Like Sergio Vieira de Mello

‘Bad Education’ and the Endless Fascination With Beloved Actors Playing Evil People

‘True History of the Kelly Gang’ Salutes a Sexually Ambiguous, Dress-Wearing Outlaw (Who May Have Never Existed)

No Good, Dirty… Bookworms?

Book Pirates Don’t Think They’re Stealing

But Don’t Just Take Our Word For It…