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How a lawyer from the Valley created a gossip empire.

Wednesday, July 23

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Who is Shmuley Boteach, former reality TV star and author of Kosher Sex?

Friday, July 18

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When a child has a condition that’s new to science.

Wednesday, July 9

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Friday, July 4

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On January 18, 1990, Mayor Marion Barry was caught smoking crack at D.C.’s Vista Hotel. The author was one of the first reporters on the scene. He interviewed guests, staff, anyone he could find. Then he got a room, called his regular strawbery, and got high himself.

Wednesday, June 25

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A talented young chef loses control.

Tuesday, June 17

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A profile of reporter Jason Leopold, who has reinvented himself after journalistic scandal by becoming what he calls a “FOIA terrorist.”

Friday, June 13

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Living without your left arm.

Friday, June 6

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How the Newtown Bee covered Sandy Hook.

Wednesday, May 28

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An essay on life as “the first person whose global humiliation was driven by the Internet.”

Saturday, May 17

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“Places like the New York Times, Le Monde and the Washington Post are not given to elevating editors—of any gender—who would accept anything other than the highest of standards. As in tough, demanding, challenging. But there’s no doubt that many find this off-putting and threatening from a certain kind of woman. Like me.”

Thursday, May 15

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