• On this day in 2011, Norway was hit with two terror attacks: the first a bombing and then a mass shooting at a youth camp. Seventy-seven people were killed.
  • Happy birthday to Alex Trebek, who needs no qualifier. It’s also Selena Gomez’s birthday. Back to You, Alex.
  • Mike Coolbaugh died on this day in 2007. Coaching first base for the Tulsa Drillers, he was hit with a line drive and was pronounced dead less than an hour later. S.L. Price wrote both a longform story and a book about the tragedy. Both are good.
  • It’s National Hammock Day. Maybe you read this in the office. Maybe you read it at home. The best way this newsletter is consumed, though, is in a hammock.
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