We Blame Gaga: The paper of record declares the telephone to be over. Fair warning: many of these quotes were received via telephone. [NYTimes]

We Had Such High Hopes: An elaborate, insightful analysis of why your bracket is now completely hosed. [The Awl]

In the Army Now: Rolex goes military, with great results. [Selectism]

The Raw Feed: Photoplates from some of Sports Illustrated’s best moments, including the Rumble in the Jungle. [LIFE]

—R.B.

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