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3 1 hour ago TV News<p>The John Krasinski-led Jack Ryan series has been renewed for a second season by Amazon Studios.<p>3 2 hours ago Movie News<p>Director …

Being Dumb

<i>by Kenneth Goldsmith</i><p>I am a dumb writer, perhaps one of the dumbest that’s ever lived. Whenever I have an idea, I question myself whether it is …

J.J. Abrams, 'Star Wars' Director, Says Production On New Trilogy Will Likely Begin In Early 2014

Slowly but surely, more details surrounding the enigmatic new "Star Wars" trilogy emerge. This time, director J.J. Abrams has revealed a bit about his plans for kicking off the film's production.<p>"We are, most likely, if all goes as planned, going to be moving to London at the end of the year for …

Thieves Stole $45 Million From ATMs Because The U.S. Uses Absurd 40-Year-Old Technology

If we weren't all using 1960s technology to conduct financial transactions, maybe we wouldn't get heisted.<p>Yesterday, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn revealed that an international team of thieves had stolen close to $45 million in the biggest ATM fraud case in history. The heist required some …

Mike Jay · Argument with Myself: Memorylessness

Something like this happened to the most famous case of amnesia in 20th-century science, a man known only as ‘H.M.’ until his death in 2008. When he …

The Hummingbird Theory

Ahem. The time has come for us to consider the Hummingbird, a new television archetype.<p>The Hummingbird Theory first occurred to me as I was watching the ABC sitcom, “The Middle,” whose standout character is the teen-ager Sue Heck, played by the fantastic Eden Sher. (My review of the show appears in …

Paying to Play: Interview with a John

To use a tennis analogy, I played all four corners in an attempt to interview clients. I hit up escort friends of mine with long-terms regulars, old …

Longreads Member Pick: Symmetrical Universe, by Alan Lightman

Our thanks to Orion for this week's pick. The magazine recently was nominated for a National Magazine Award (Essays and Criticism) for Charles C. …

Is It Time to Forgive Greg Mortenson?

Two years after Jon Krakauer revealed that Greg Mortenson’s book Three Cups of Tea was riddled with lies and his charity was being mismanaged, many …

Green Bank, W.V., where the electrosensitive can escape the modern world.

You can turn your phone on in Green Bank, W.Va., but you won’t get a trace of a signal. If you hit scan on your car’s radio, it’ll cycle through the …

MOVIES : The Bros. Mario Get Super Large : Take the world's most popular video game, add $40 million, some Koopa Troopa turtles, two rewrite-happy directors and outspoken actors like Dennis Hopper and Bob Hoskins, then mix together in a deserted cement factory . . .

August 16, 1992|RICHARD STAYTON | <i>Richard Stayton is a playwright and free-lance journalist. and</i><p>CASTLE HAYNE, N.C. — Super CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg rode past forests bordering the Great Northern Cape Fear River and down Holly Shelter Road. He had flown to this wilderness to personally decide if his …