Morning Links for June 17, 2016

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

What we’re reading on Friday morning.

A Sussex teenager who attempted to setup a fake marijuana deal and was shot has died.

Johnson and Feingold are striking the same cautious tone over proposed legislation banning people on the no-fly list from buying guns.

Someone leaves a letter about “ghetto thugs” on a woman’s doorstep after she holds a baby shower in Bay View.

In case you were worried about the Quake Champions game trailer (you know who you are), Tim Willits has some reassuring news.

A National Geographic map shows where homosexuality is punishable by law.




Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.