Monday, May 11

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Who Funds the Future?

Inside the mind of Marc Andreessen.

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Returning to the Nepal Earthquake

The humanitarian crisis the rest of the world has already forgotten about.

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Sunday, May 10

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The Killing of Osama bin Laden

“The White House still maintains that the mission was an all-American affair, and that the senior generals of Pakistan’s army and Inter-Services Intelligence agency (ISI) were not told of the raid in advance. This is false, as are many other elements of the Obama administration’s account.”

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The Player Whose Bell Stayed Rung

Football-related brain damage made Rickie Harris fall from the heights of the NFL to serving a DUI sentence in his ex-wife’s basement.

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How the Bay Area's Last Slaughterhouse Dodged the Axe

On keeping the place where ethically raised animals are killed open.

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A Return to the Western Shore

On the Aran islands of Ireland.

Saturday, May 9

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Symbolism for Beginners

On our relationship with wild horses.

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The Rehab Racket

The death of one Nevada man in a chaotic, unregulated, and expensive industry.

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The Man Who Broke the Music Business

A CD plant employee ushered in the modern era of music piracy by teaming up with a shadowy “Scene” crew on IRC chat.