Every Monday-Thursday, The Evening Commute gives you “The Top 5 stories to break while your 9-5 was breaking you; set to 5 tunes that’ll help put you back together.”

Every Sunday, we compile the week that was in a series we call The Weak Ender.

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So, since last Thursday’s edition of The Evening Commute:

 
Now, onto the week that was…

Thursday – “To Pimp a Moth”

“THE DAILY DONALD: Delayed votes, financial transactions, and diplomatic cables”#

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“British authorities release details on Parliament attacker; purported copycat thwarted in Belgium”#

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“Former Russian lawmaker (and vocal Putin critic) assassinated outside Ukraine hotel”#

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“Francois Fillon accuses President Hollande of government plot against him; independent Macron now poised for victory in April”#

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“‘How TV Opening Titles Got to Be So Damn Good'”#

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Wednesday – “The Accomplished Artist”

“THE DAILY DONALD: Possible coordinations, incidental collections, and essential benefits”#

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“5 dead, 40 injured in London after lone-wolf terrorist attack outside Parliament building”#

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“North Korea tests (another) missile, it explodes ‘within seconds of launch'”#

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“‘Google Maps already tracks you; now other people can, too'”#

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“‘The NBA’s Secret Addiction'”#

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Tuesday – “Naked Desire”

“THE DAILY DONALD: Falsified invoices, manager’s amendments, and the rule of law”#

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“Laptop-sized electronic devices banned on U.S.-bound flights departing from many Middle East, North African airports”#

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“‘The risk of a single 5-day opioid prescription, in one chart'”#

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“Boston Public Schools adopts more accurate, West Wing-approved ‘Gall-Peters projection’ world map”#

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“Netflix releases two new Dave Chappelle stand-up specials”#

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Monday – “Springtime for Ubuntu”

“THE DAILY DONALD: Supreme Court confirmations, healthcare amendments, and $1 billion losses”#

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“FBI Director Comey testifies before Congress (confirms Trump/Russia investigation, debunks wiretap claim)”#

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“North Korea’s ‘high-thrust’ engine test leads to “meaningful” progress towards ICBM goal”#

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“U.N. World Happiness Report ranks Norway as world’s happiest country”#

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“‘Sharers rather than authors more important on social media'”#

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Bryce T. Rudow, Editor-in-Chief
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