Who gets out alive when disaster strikes? The people who can afford it.
Monday, August 3
The woman trophy hunter, notorious for her controversial “hero shot” beside a dead giraffe, profiled.
In Ontario, Canada, ribfests were largely non-profit affairs. Then one man decided to make a profit off their popularity.
Sunday, August 2
A graveyard, a stutter and Ray-Bans: The Vice President, profiled.
The anti-human trafficking stings conducted by Operation Underground Railroad are flashy, exciting, camera-ready. Whether or not they truly help victims is another question.
When all else failed, he commandeered a bus, and saved his neighbors. Now he’s in prison.
Saturday, August 1
A trip to the South African Million Dollar Pigeon Race.David Samuels on the Longform Podcast
The mutual hatred of Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley, Jr., punctuated by great insults like “crypto-Nazi.”