The baseball game that launched a career in fiction.
Sunday, July 26
Saturday, July 25
The life of Kimi Peck, a former screenwriter, once married to Gregory Peck’s son, who turned to “saving” stray dogs.
From 1968-1973, the three teenage Wiggin sisters, guided by a domineering father, played their strange music at New Hampshire ballrooms and recorded a single album. The Philosophy of the World LP goes for over $500 today, but the intervening decades have not been kind to the Wiggins.
How one of the greatest mathematicians in the world thinks.
Paul Newman’s will held some unpleasant surprises for his daughters.
Friday, July 24
The story of the loneliest whale in the world.Leslie Jamison on the Longform Podcast.
What is the sickness that leads inhabitants to sleep for days?
Meet Ben Discoe, a programmer who did it from October 2011 to November 2012.
Right now, never-ending technological progress feels inevitable. It isn’t. And that’s a good thing. A talk on the future of the internet.
Thursday, July 23
Two ordinary Americans, inspired by right-wing extremism, plan to kidnap a cop.