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The Man Who Never Was The Fallbrook Midget Chiefs are fanned out across the field on a sunny autumn day in southern California, two …

The Worst Parents Ever Inside the story of Ethan Couch and the “affluenza” phenomenon. From D Magazine May 2015 On her way home from …

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The Dukes of Oxy: How a Band of Teen Wrestlers Built a Smuggling Empire The gutted teddy bears were tossed everywhere, the slit carcasses …

The Great Cocaine Treasure Hunt Good goddamn, the way Julian told that story.It was the sort of story that imbued the mind with possibility. …

Renegades of Junk: The Rise and Fall of the Drexel Empire The tale of Drexel Burnham Lambert’s unlikely rise, gargantuan heights, and calamitous fall …

Corruption and Revolt In October, 1951, a band of thieves hijacked a large shipment of opium in the port town of Punggol, in northeast …

Ross’ Remarks: This article was sent to me by the indomitable Guy Antilla (and, with a name like Guy Antilla, it’s a wonder no …

z Limited Release As a boy, Elgin James would catch moths dazzled by the light and set them free. Mosquitoes need not fear him. …

Burn After Reading On September 10, 1976, during an evening flight from New York to Chicago, a bearded passenger handed a sealed envelope to …

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The White Devil Kingpin Early one morning in Dorchester, Massachusetts, John Willis Junior gently lifted his girlfriend’s daughter, Mai Linn, from her sleep. Willis, …