Chris Jones

15 articles
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Beyond Belief

A trip to Antarctica.

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When 772 Pitches Isn't Enough

The fate of a star 16-year-old pitcher in Japan.

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Roger Ebert: The Essential Man

A profile of the late critic.

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The House of Hefner

Growing old at the Playboy Mansion.

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He Came from Outer Space

Barry Zito, profiled.

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The Fate of the Senate Is on This Man

A profile of Montana Senator Jon Tester.

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The Honor System

On Teller, his magic, and his response to a stolen trick.

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The Big Book

A profile of Robert Caro, who’s been working on a biography on Lyndon Johnson for nearly 40 years.

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Animals

The night when Terry Thompson let his zoo-worthy collection of big animals, including lions and a bear, into the wilds of Zanesville, Ohio before shooting himself in the head.

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Romney Doesn't Scare Obama. This Guy Does.

A profile of GOP hopeful Jon Huntsman.

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Jeff Bridges Makes a Decision

On what you do when you can do whatever what you want.

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The Strange Happiness of the Emergency Medic

On what you come to appreciate after a short apprenticeship with paramedics.

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The Things That Carried Him

Following fallen soldier Joe Montgomery from field to grave.

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TV’s Crowning Moment of Awesome

How a card-counting former meteorologist from Las Vegas made the first perfect Showcase bid in the 38-year history of The Price Is Right.

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Home

After the explosion of the Columbia shuttle in 2003, two American astronauts aboard the International Space Station suddenly found themselves with no ride home.