Friday, February 21

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The Oracle of Ice Hockey

On goalies, and in particular, really good Finnish ones.

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Broken Stride

The death of a runner and the “ongoing culture war between fitness enthusiasts and automobiles.”

Monday, February 17

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Figures in a Mall

Spending time with the Tonya Harding Fan Club in the wake of the assault on Nancy Kerrigan.

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Figures in a Mall

Spending time with the Tonya Harding Fan Club in the wake of the assault on Nancy Kerrigan.

Sunday, February 16

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Out Route

The bleak final season of Tony Gonzalez’s Hall of Fame career.

Sunday, February 9

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"The Eagle Has Landed"

The behind-the-scenes story of how NFL prospect Michael Sam came out.

Saturday, February 8

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The Sochi Project

Since 2007, when they first heard that “the Florida of Russia” was being awarded the Winter Olympics, two Dutch journalists have been documenting everyday life in Sochi and how it has changed in the run-up to the Games.

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The Big Book of Black Quarterbacks

The stories of the 109 black men who have played quarterback in the NFL, from Fritz Pollard to Russell Wilson.

Thursday, February 6

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The Fight to Live

The angry last days of Ty Cobb.

Tuesday, January 28

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In the Beginning, There Was a Nipple

How Janet Jackson’s wardrobe malfunction, all nine-sixteenths of a second of it, changed TV, the internet, and American culture.

Sunday, January 26

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A Sense of Who You Are

How fight coach Greg Jackson, once dubbed “the Philosopher King of MMA,” does his job.

Thursday, January 23

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The Sordid End of David Meggett

Meggett was an All-Pro running back for the New York Giants. He was also a serial rapist.