Jeff Walton is a 69-year-old plumber with a wife and 35-year-old son. It turns out he’s also Ronald Stan, a Canadian man who faked his own death in 1977.
Wednesday, September 24
Chris Hayes hosts All In with Chris Hayes on MSNBC and is an editor-at-large for The Nation.
"The instability was so intense and the anguish and frustration were so intense that there wasn’t a ton of time to think through, 'Well, what is my role in this?' Mostly it was: wake up in the morning after two or three hours of sleep and start going to stuff, talking to people, and keep doing that until the show happens."
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On America’s vanishing night sky and life in perpetual light.
Tuesday, September 23
The latest edition of our favorite video game, EA SPORTS FIFA 15, is out today! To celebrate, Longform is teaming up with EA SPORTS to create a guide to the best soccer writing of all-time. And we need your help!
All you need to do is nominate your favorite soccer article and you'll be entered to win a free Xbox One, plus a copy of EA SPORTS FIFA 15. Any article is allowed, so long as it is available online. New, classic, doesn't matter — we're just looking for the best of the best.
How the tech billionaire came to own 87,000 acres, three hotels, a wastewater treatment plant, a cemetery and 380 cats.
“Kelsey’s gender identity is ‘non-binary.’ Or, ‘agender.’ It’s what Kelsey feels comfortable with, even though the world keeps insisting, in a million little ways, that Kelsey has to choose.”
Monday, September 22
The survivors who “have built the most effective, organized anti-rape movement since the late ’70s.”