Wednesday, April 10

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'North Pond Hermit,' Suspect in More than 1,000 Maine Burglaries, Captured

The story of Christopher Knight, who lived in the Maine woods for 27 years with virtually no human contact.

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Anthony Weiner and Huma Abedin’s Post-Scandal Playbook

The private life of a disgraced former congressman.

Tuesday, April 9

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Shaved Heads, Snipped Tubes, Imperial Marines, and Dope Fiends

The rise and fall of Synanon, an addiction-recovery cult in California, and its charismatic leader, a one-time homeless wino named Chuck Dederich who taught his followers to berate each other for therapy.

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The Man Who Pierced the Sky

On Felix Baumgartner and his 24-mile jump.

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Bikers Against Child Abuse

“Remember why we’re here: to empower the child. If you can’t handle it, keep your shades on.”

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Time In A Bottle

One year before his death, Mickey Mantle describes a life of drinking.

Monday, April 8

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Hollywood Archaeology: The Super Mario Bros. Movie

Two decades later, unpacking a historic bust.

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Death of a Revolutionary

Shulamith Firestone, one of the first radical feminists, helped to create a new society. But she couldn’t live in it.

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The Invincible Mrs. Thatcher

A profile of the prime minister.

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Travels in the New Psychedelic Bazaar

Inside the DIY world of synthetic drugs.

Sunday, April 7

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A Secret Deal on Drones, Sealed in Blood

The origin story of the C.I.A.’s covert drone war, which began with the 2004 killing of a Pashtun militant, the result of a secret deal for access to Pakistani airspace.