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The Paris Review follows Post book critic Michael Dirda, “the best-read man in America,” on a book buying excursion. The destination: a library basement in Wheaton. [Paris Review]

Artisphere’s terrace was briefly on fire yesterday afternooon. Luckily, no damage to the interior of the building was reported. [ARLnow]

NEA Jazz Master Chick Corea talks about his legacy and upcoming show at Sixth & I. [CapitalBop]

In honor of the president’s reelection, terrifying Obama latte art. [Huffington Post]