Weekly Roundup: What To Read This Weekend


This week: the best burger in every state, the most convincing magazine parody, how to be yourself, a four-year-old astronaut in everyday places and more.

Try This: Instead of relying on robot algorithms, NPR polled its culture editors to create the most personal “if you like x, try y” list of recommendations linking movies, podcasts and short stories, via NPR.

Exploration: Inspired by kids’ sense of wonder, a father photographs his four-year-old son wearing an astronaut helmet in everyday situations, via CNN.

Food: The best burger in all 50 states—did your favorite make the cut?, via PureWow.

Instinct: A sweet graphic guide to trusting your gut from one of our favorite Brooklyn artists, via Design*Sponge.

Holy Moly: This astonishingly comprehensive full-length parody of the New Yorker is making the rounds—here’s how the creators did it, via Wired.

Word: horilyts (n; Ukrainian): to lie faceup, soaking up the sun.

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Photography by Angi Welsch.