Did y’all watch sports this weekend? Totally normal, definitely-nothing-out-of-the-ordinary sports happened this weekend, and Donald Trump definitely didn’t turn sports into the newest battleground for the race war he seems intent on starting to satisfy his dumb ass ego. Anyways, before you click the below links to writing about all sorts of stuff, you should click this link, to David Remnick’s essay about how you’re not insane and Donald Trump is in fact trying to direct his base’s white supremacist rage against the NFL, and also this one, in which Dwyer Murphy discusses how Trump’s rage about NFL players refusing to stand for the National Anthem momentarily distracted from the NFL’s terrible treatment of its players.
Now that you’ve eaten your internet-reading vegetables, here’s some more esoteric internet-reading dessert.
“Doing Good, All Night Long“
Mark Hay for The Awl
It’s not exactly a secret that whenever a corporation acts in an altruistic manner, they’re usually gunning for public relations brownie points. But what happens when that company is the biggest porn site on earth? That’s the exact question that Mark Hay tackles