Uristocrat Notes: James Harden, a new bio of MLK Jr. and more
Welcome to the Uristocrat Notes for Monday, May 8th. Todays headlines:
- A new Biographer chronicles Martin Luther King Jr.
- Sports Roundup: NBA Playoffs - James Harden makes winning 3 in OT, Booker, Durant combine for 72 to tie series, Whats next for Formula one
- Watch the trailer for "Oppenheimer"
- The latest on free returns from e-commerce sites
What Martin Luther King, Jr.,’s New Biographer Reveals
..“King: A Life” (Farrar, Straus & Giroux), by Jonathan Eig, whose previous book was a biography of Muhammad Ali. Eig wants to give readers an alternative to the “defanged” version of King that endures in inspirational quotes. Eig’s new sources include the latest batch of files released by the F.B.I., which was surveilling King even more closely than he suspected; notes from Reddick; and remembrances from King’s widow, Coretta Scott King, who recorded her thoughts in the time after his killing. “The portrait that emerges here may trouble some people,” Eig writes
Why so many mass killings? Families, experts seek answers
Sports Roundup: NBA Playoffs - James Harden makes winning 3 in OT, Booker, Durant combine for 72 to tie series, Whats next for Formula one
Watch the trailer for Christopher Nolan's ‘Oppenheimer’ centered around Albert Einstein and starring Florence Pugh, Robert Downey Jr., and More
New ‘Oppenheimer’ Trailer Reveals a Sad Albert Einstein, Florence Pugh, Robert Downey Jr. and More in Christopher Nolan’s Star-Studded Movie