“Soliman’s friends don’t want a studio-produced graduation, he said. They want a real ceremony. Soliman started a petition, which has more than 600 signatures so far, asking for an in-person ceremony — with masks and social distancing.” USA Today: People are furious over 2020 graduation ceremonies, the latest coronavirus battleground. (My wife and I are much more concerned about doing something … anything … for our son’s eighth grade graduation than he is. He doesn’t think getting together is worth the risk and wants to spend the day playing Call of Duty Black Ops 4. (If anyone is doing anything creative for graduation this year, please let me know. Not that videogames don’t sound fun…)

+ Reminder: The NextDraft Store is open and awesome.

+ Damon Lindelof’s Something Something Something Murder story’s final chapters will be here at the end of the month. In the meantime, the first 15 chapters are here.