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    The New YorkerSusan Orlean6/29/2025 min
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    The New Yorker
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    • Pegeen
      ScoutScribe
      8 months ago

      Fascinating, a world I knew nothing about.

    • bill
      Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
      10 months ago

      Save the bunnies!! 🐰

      In the universe of human-animal relations, rabbits occupy a liminal space. They are the only creatures we regularly keep as pets in our homes that we also, just as regularly, eat or wear.

      Covid lingers all around this story, but it only gets actually mentioned once, in a perfectly strange way. Susan Orlean is an expert.

      • jeff
        Top reader of all timeReading streakScout
        9 months ago

        Susan Orlean is an expert.

        Seriously. I really wasn't looking to read about rabbits last night but after reading the first paragraph I was just like, "Oh ok, I'm going to really enjoy the next 25 minutes reading this."

        • bill
          Top reader of all timeScoutScribe
          9 months ago

          I can never read her without thinking of her character in Adaptation w Nick Cage.

          But yeah, she’s really “easy” reading in a great way. Her books are the definition of page-turners

    • jeff
      Top reader of all timeReading streakScout
      9 months ago

      I'm going to go toss a carrot to the cottontail that lives in my yard after reading this. Super interesting article!