Sunday, July 12


The Hunt for El Chapo

How the world’s most notorious drug lord was captured.

Previously: Patrick Radden Keefe on the Longform Podcast.


Never Mainline

On Keith Richards’ autobiography.

There’s some very sensible advice on how to take drugs, too.

Saturday, July 11


The Invisible Man

To date, more than 500 people have been killed by police in America. This is the story of one, Charly Keunang.


The Forgotten Village

Revisiting California’s grape vines more than 70 years after the publication of The Grapes of Wrath.


Serena Williams: The Great One

The best women’s tennis player of all-time opens up.


Federer as Religious Experience

On the joys of watching the winningest tennis player of all time play live at Wimbledon.

Friday, July 10


Eff Scott

On what’s in a name.


What Happened in Room 102

The case of Richard Glossip, whose failed Supreme Court challenge of execution methods now leaves him waiting for death. But he still insists he’s innocent.


Weekend with Bernie

He may not be the surest bet for the Presidency, but Bernie Sanders might be the most interesting candidate in the race.


Charlie Hebdo’s Multi-Million-Dollar Pile of Tragedy Money

A global outpouring of generosity after the massacre in January has left the satirical magazine rich. Its leftist staffers have conflicted feelings about that.

Thursday, July 9


The Mixed-Up Brothers of Bogotá

Two pairs of identical twins mismatched in a hospital happen upon each other in their twenties.

Susan Dominus on the Longform podcast.

The Millionaire Who Rescues Migrants at Sea

Christopher Catambrone wants to help illegal migrants who try to cross the Mediterranean in ill-equipped, unsafe boats. But it’s hard to do alone.