On the Texas-sized trash island floating in the Pacific.
Thursday, April 5
The inside story of Pennsylvania’s governor and the fall of Joe Paterno.
He is a cheerful old farmer who jokes as he serves rice cakes made by his wife, and then he switches easily to explaining what it is like to cut open a 30-year-old man who is tied naked to a bed and dissect him alive, without anesthetic.
Wednesday, April 4
A profile Hunter Moore, the founder of the controversial revenge-porn site Is Anyone Up.
Every year, more than $6 billion is raised by breast cancer charities. A look at how much of that money ends up in the hands of scammers.
The Hyperaddictive, Time-Sucking, Relationship-Busting, Mind-Crushing Power and Allure of Silly Digital Games
From Tetris to Angry Birds, an examination of “stupid games.”
A report from the KKK’s 2012 Faith and Freedom conference in Arkansas:
It's quite disconcerting in this modern age to be in a room full of white people who are all spouting the most vile racist slurs that one can imagine, openly, while everyone else laughs and applauds it. There is a Twilight Zone feeling to it, as if you'd stumbled into a secret clubhouse where white people can say those forbidden things—the Valhalla of dumb racist jokes.