Millions of readers can’t be wrong, so if you’re wondering what should be on your media diet, here’s a compilation of the most shared longform features that were published this week, from the web’s leading publishing outlets.
1. What ISIS Really Wants – (@gcaw, @TheAtlantic)
     Published by The Atlantic on 2015-02-18 at

What ISIS Really Wants -  (@gcaw, @TheAtlantic)

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2. Room for Improvement
     Published by www.motherjones.com on 2015-02-18 at 17:00:00

Ending homelessness is really quite simple: give people somewhere to live. Why’s Utah the only place willing to try it?

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3. Kobe Bryant Will Always Be an All-Star of Talking
     Published by GQ on 2015-02-18 at 20:30:11

Kobe Bryant knows who he is, and he’s happy to tell you all about it.

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4. How Greece’s Finance Minister Became An Erratic Marxist
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-18 at 22:13:41

Before he entered politics, Yanis Varoufakis, the iconoclastic Greek finance minister at the center of the latest eurozone standoff, wrote this searing account of European capitalism and and how the left can learn from Marx’s mistakes. #

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5. Brother From Another Mother
     Published by The New Yorker on 2015-02-17 at 19:00:52

Race is not their show’s sole concern, and they have a way of switching the familiar “race card” for something more like the whole pack fanned out. #

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6. Jony Ive And The Future Of Apple
     Published by The New Yorker on 2015-02-16 at 20:43:40

How an industrial designer became Apple’s greatest product. #

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7. How ‘Omnipotent’ Hackers Tied To NSA Hid For 14 Years — And Were Found At Last
     Published by ARS Technica on 2015-02-17 at 01:14:45

How the “Equation Group” ran the most advanced hacking operation ever uncovered. #

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8. The 76ers’ Plan to Win (Yes, Really)
     Published by ESPN on 2015-02-18 at 00:30:18

The team’s grand, analytics-driven experiment led by a business school grad who won the GM job after giving a “PowerPoint presentation that Sixers executives now recall as an ‘investment thesis.’”

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9. Destroyed By the Espionage Act
     Published by firstlook.org on 2015-02-19 at 17:00:03

You can have a PhD from Yale. You can be a rising star in the State Department. And you can still find yourself being investigated by the FBI for espionage.

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10. Bad Lieutenant
     Published by The Guardian on 2015-02-22 at 00:30:19

A leading Guantanamo interrogator was once a Chicago police detective accused of police brutality.

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