Wednesday, November 21


Fort Bragg's Deadly Summer

Looking for answers following a mysterious string of slayings and suicides at the base.


The Making of The Chronic

An oral history of the Dr. Dre album.


A Woman Entering a Taxi in the Rain

A profile of photographer Richard Avedon from early in his career.

Tuesday, November 20


The Tunnels of Gaza

Life and death in an underground economy.

Longform Podcast #17: Joshua Davis

Joshua Davis is a contributing editor at Wired and author of the new ebook John McAfee's Last Stand.

"This is a pretty unique situation [for me]. Never has a multimillionaire tech pioneer gone on the lam for a murder and called me from hiding. Yeah, this is a first."

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Show Notes »

A Mind Dismembered

On the history of Nigerian penis theft.


In Conversation: Tina Brown

A wide-ranging chat with the magazine editor.

Monday, November 19


The Man Who Charged Himself With Murder

Trevell Coleman wasn’t sure whether he’d killed a man. But after 17 years, he needed to find out.

The Nick Paumgarten Archive

The Nick Paumgarten Archive

Elevators, online dating and the mind behind Super Mario Bros.Paumgarten on Longform.



The Grateful Dead’s afterlife.


They Cracked This 250 Year-Old Code, and Found a Secret Society Inside

How a small group academics revealed an ancient order of opthamologists.

Sunday, November 18


Interview: Yayoi Kusama

An interview with the Japanese artist, who has resided in a mental institution since committing herself in 1975.