Euphoric Recall

Brad Neaton
The news in quotes and numbers, twice a week, every week, along with reading recommendations and archived favorites.
Created 28 Mar 2021
  • “I’m sending a giant statue of the digit '2' to Jeffrey B., along with a silver medal.”
    30 Sep 2021 • 7 min read
    Veiled female students hold Taliban flags as they listen to women speak before a pro-Taliban rally at the Shaheed Rabbani Education University in Kabul. (Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images) Subscribe now ...
  • “I’ve never seen them whip anyone.”
    27 Sep 2021 • 6 min read
    Container ships are seen anchored off the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles as they wait to unload. Amid nationwide record-high demand for imported goods and supply-chain issues, the twin ports of L...
  • "He's still sleeping."
    23 Sep 2021 • 13 min read
    Aerial footage shows the scale of the makeshift migrant camp under a Texas bridge. (The Guardian) This Thursday’s newsletter is a special edition of Euphoric Recall with two sections at the very botto...
  • "I can confirm that the level of Covid hysteria is infinitely higher in blue states/cities."
    20 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    Ely Richard, 13, struggles to play his trumpet through a punctured mask at W.E.B. Du Bois Regional Middle School. (Lauren Lancaster/The New York Times) The hyper-moralizing COVID-19 hysterics would ha...
  • "You'd think you'd kind of know before you off someone with a predator drone."
    16 Sep 2021 • 8 min read • 1 0
    Sen. Rand Paul prepares to hear Secretary of State Antony Blinken testify during a Senate Foreign Relations Hearing to examine the United States withdrawal from Afghanistan on Capitol Hill on Septembe...
  • “I will probably never read another novel by a straight white male.”
    13 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    The Tribute in Light shines into the sky from Lower Manhattan during a test on September 7, 2021, in New York City. Honoring the victims of the September 11, 2001, attack that killed almost 3,000 peop...
  • "They’re making shit up!"
    09 Sep 2021 • 10 min read
    Dr. Brooke Decker, left, argues with Dana Gibson, right, about Gibson’s opposition to a mask mandate for students before the North Allegheny School District school board regarding the district’s mask ...
  • "Department of State has requested urgent guidance."
    05 Sep 2021 • 8 min read
    Tiffany Miller is embraced by her daughter Desilynn as she holds her godchild Charleigh, after the family returned to their destroyed home in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida in Golden Meadow, Louisiana...
  • "Do I get my job back?"
    02 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read
    A firefighter works as the Caldor Fire burns in Grizzly Flats, California. (David McNew / Getty) Subscribe now Read more
  • #DealWithIt
    30 Aug 2021 • < 1 min read
    U.S. Air Force aircrew, assigned to the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron, assist qualified evacuees boarding a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft in support of the Afghanistan evacuation...
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