good reads | 06

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I love a thoughtful link roundup as a way to discover the fantastic writing others are reading and sharing online. Here are my good reads from the week that was.

Good Reads

Fast fashion is dramatically changing the nature of thrift stores. 

The food is amazing but please don’t eat here. 

“Greek life” was banned on the Queen’s campus, so until I left college, I thought fraternities and sororities were just a feature of bad teen movies. Frank Bruni argues it was to my benefit. 

Speaking of my alma mater: we are the Gaels. Cha gheill!

Writers pick their best books of 2014. 

Given my propensity to make puns, China wouldn’t want me.

Love Pantone’s choice of marsala as Color of the Year 2015.

A new study suggests that the ability of HIV to cause AIDS is slowing. 

Other Roundups to Love

Molly Yeh’s Friday Links (updated Fridays)

A Practical Wedding’s Happy Hour (updated Fridays)

Elise Blaha Cripe’s Weekend Links (updated Saturdays)

101 Cookbooks’ Favorites List (updated infrequently, but excellent)

[lead image: Lani Elias Fine Art Photography]

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