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Donald Antrim and the Art of Anxiety

A profile of the novelist, who is surprised to be alive.

Tuesday, September 16

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Disrupters, Disconnectionists, and Dicks

On the host of MTV’s Catfish and his new book.

Monday, September 15

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Lena Dunham is Not Done Confessing

On the writer’s new book and tell-all style.

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The Last Amazon

On Wonder Woman’s feminist past.

Friday, September 12

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Ryan Adams Finally Finds His Way Home

The alt-country wunderkind turned walking disaster finds peace at 39.

Thursday, September 11

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The Eternal Paternal

On Bill Cosby’s complicated family life.

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The Story That Tore Through the Trees

On Norman Maclean’s Young Men and Fire and its lingering effects on our collective imagination and environment.

Sunday, September 7

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Revelations

A gospel singer comes out.

Thursday, September 4

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Joan Rivers Always Knew She Was Funny

“People always ask Rivers why she doesn’t just retire, enjoy her old age. ‘But they don’t get that I love it,’ she says. ‘All I ever wanted was this. I’m lucky, you idiots.’”

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Guitar Drag

The author reflects on a ballad of racial injustice.

Tuesday, September 2

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Interview: Bill Hader

“I did a few days on Franco’s As I Lay Dying, and the vibe on the set was very heavy and serious. The only thing I can equate it to is tripping with a bunch of your friends.”

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Why I Write

An essay on motivation.