As we told you earlier today, the New York Times published a story that was so hot that it melted a previous hot take during the week of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing:

@JerylBier ran across a passage that’s really something else:

That’s just… wow

And it’s possible they haven’t even peaked yet, because the anniversary of the moon landing is two days away.

Nothing like extolling the “virtues” of Soviet-era communism in an effort to quell celebrations of the extraordinary Apollo 11 anniversary.