Tuesday, March 19

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The Private Lives of the Cryptozoologists

A visit to a Maine museum devoted to Bigfoot and other mythical creatures.

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The Nightmare of the West Memphis Three

Three boys falsely accused of murder, and what the twenty-year saga says about all of us.

Monday, March 18

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He Who Makes the Rules

The bureaucratic hell of enforcing legislation in Washington.

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Food Stamps Put Rhode Island Town on Monthly Boom-and-Bust Cycle

The economics of Woonsocket, where one-third of residents rely on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.

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The Miner’s Daughter

A profile of Gina Rinehart, the richest person in Australia.

Sunday, March 17

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The Vulgarian in the Choir Loft

An asshole learns to sing.

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The Informant

A participant in a deadly shooting spree decides to snitch on his friends.

Saturday, March 16

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Greed Is Groupon

The daily deals company turned down a $6 billion offer from Google and went public. Now its stock is down 80% and its founder/CEO has been fired. On Groupon’s failed strategy and tenuous future.

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A Sentence Worse Than Death

The author on his 25 years in solitary confinement.

Friday, March 15

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A Tale of Two Londons

“We can conclude at least two things with certainty about the tenants of One Hyde Park: they are extremely wealthy, and most of them don’t want you to know who they are and how they got their money.”