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The Loser: The Most Honest Sports Story Ever Written

<i>Originally published in the March 1964 issue of</i> Esquire<i>.</i> <i>Reprinted here with the author's permission.</i><p>At the foot of a mountain in upstate New York, …

Vivere il sogno americano in Cisgiordania

Chi sono i coloni illegali d’Israele?<p>Facebook<p>Twitter<p>Kiera Feldman, foto di Gillian Laub<p>mag 13 2013, 3:09pm<p>Nella testa di molte persone, i coloni ebrei in Cisgiordania sono dei fondamentalisti barbuti che girano con gli M16 e vivono in cima alle colline dentro a vecchie roulotte, con donne e bambini …

9 Ways to Die at Burning Man

<b>by Whatsblem the Pro</b><p>The Craig Nielson Memorial Intersection at Burning Man – Photo: Danger Ranger<p>The motto “keep Burning Man potentially fatal” is …

Buzz Bissinger Shopping Addiction Story | GQ

In the past few years, I've bought eighty-one leather jackets. Dozens of boots and leather gloves. I've purchased pants that cost $5,000. I own a $22,000 coat. This winter I took a tour of Milan's Fashion Week (all expenses paid by Gucci, in appreciation of my many, many purchases), where I spent …

Children should be allowed to get bored, expert says

<b>Children should be allowed to get bored so they can develop their innate ability to be creative, an education expert says.</b><p>Dr Teresa Belton told the BBC cultural expectations that children should be constantly active could hamper the development of their imagination<p>She quizzed author Meera Syal and …

Click, Print, Fire: The 3D

Lo vedere questo giovanotto? Si chiama <b>Cody Wilson</b>, classe 1988. E’ uno studente di legge dell’Università del Texas ed è stato inserito dalla rivista</b> …

Yulia Brodskaya's Intricate Illustrations Made of Paper

Russian graphic designer and artist Yulia Brodskaya draws with paper instead of on it. Her highly detailed pieces are constructed of rolled, folded, …

Art13 London, the art fair that took us by surprise

You’d think that this town wasn’t big enough for another contemporary art fair. London has Frieze of course but also the London Art Fair, The Other …

Avicii, the King of Oontz Oontz Oontz

Four years ago, he was just some Swedish kid named Tim who liked messing around on his laptop at home. One iTunes-dominating dance hit ("Levels") later, he's Avicii, world's hottest DJ, making $250,000 a night to keep the Ecstasy-dosed, champagne-soaked masses moving. Jessica Pressler spends a wild …