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Brendan Kiley

6 articles

To Be or Not to Be?

An essay on the “history, meaning and practice of suicide, from third-century Christian death cults to the Aurora Bridge.”


The Urban Hunt

On killing and eating small game in Seattle.


The Long Con

The anatomy of a bungled, massively expensive undercover sting conducted by the Seattle Police Department.


The "Pedophile's Paradise"

An investigation into the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests in Alaska Native villages.


The Mystery of the Tainted Cocaine

How the bulk of the cocaine entering the U.S. ends up cut with a cattle dewormer.


Sexy Beast

A profile of the mysterious and moderately intelligent Giant Pacific Octopus.