‘‘Just imagine what it was like to be him,’’ Walton added. ‘‘It was 50 years of him being 18 inches taller than everyone and having the brain that he had. Imagine being this jazz head coming up during black power. This is just a dude who has a different head.’’
Thursday, September 17
Saturday, September 5
A tale of British gangsters who were determined to be famous.
Friday, September 4
On a local talk show, Ted Bundy’s mother speaks to the family of one of his victims.
Thursday, August 27
The men and the women of the transactional-love economy. “A thing you should know is that there are very few people to root for in this story.”
Monday, August 24
Thursday, August 20
“What it means — for the reporting we do, for the brands we represent, and for our own mental health — that we don’t stop being black people when we’re working as black reporters. That we quite literally have skin in the game.”
Friday, August 7
A reporter’s memories from a half-century of covering business.Carol Loomis on the Longform Podcast
On the front lines of a dating culture dominated by right and left swipes.
Thursday, August 6
Monday, August 3
The woman trophy hunter, notorious for her controversial “hero shot” beside a dead giraffe, profiled.
Saturday, August 1
The mutual hatred of Gore Vidal and William F. Buckley, Jr., punctuated by great insults like “crypto-Nazi.”