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Mankind Meets Animal Kind
This week, Emily Yoffe writes about the hoops animal rescue groups ask potential adopters to jump through to take home a cuddly creature. Today we’re looking at the sometimes uncanny relationship between people and the animals that surround them. OKLAHOMA—A rooster-crowing contest, 1947.
Book of the Week
RFK Funeral Train
by Paul Fusco
Thirty-nine years ago this week in Los Angeles, Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated. A funeral train carried his body from New York City to Washington, D.C. In RFK Funeral Train, Paul Fusco documents the funeral train procession. Despite the hot weather, hundreds of thousands of people stood along the train tracks waiting to pay their respects.
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