Phi Nguyen

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Them and Them

One morning in June 2005, a team of real-estate agents left Manhattan and drove an hour north to the western part of Rockland County to �repossess a …

This Is What Humane Slaughter Looks Like. Is It Good Enough?

<i>Modern Farmer</i> visits one of the most uncompromising cattle ranches in the U.S. to find out.<p>By Mac McClelland on April 17, 2013<p>Photography by Michael …

Everything Is Rigged: The Biggest Price-Fixing Scandal Ever

The Illuminati were amateurs. The second huge financial scandal of the year reveals the real international conspiracy: There's no price the big banks …

Deep Inside Taco Bell’s Doritos Locos Taco

From handshake deals to experiments at Home Depot, the history of Taco Bell’s disruptive faux cheese-dusted taco.<p>In early 2009, three years prior to Taco Bell’s 50th anniversary, CEO Greg Creed was already experiencing something of a midlife crisis. “Our target audience is [customers] in their 20s. …

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The Luckiest Village in the World

It was a tiny town of farmers, a village where everyone knew everyone and nearly all struggled to make ends meet. But then, a few days before Christmas, they won the largest lottery in the history of Spain. The entire town. All of them. (Well, almost all of them.) Instantly, Sodeto became known as …

What Do You Desire?

On a Monday last April, I stood in line at JFK Airport to board a plane to San Francisco. Before me stood a silver-headed West Coast businessman. His …

Jon Ronson on America's most controversial psychic Sylvia Browne

<b>Day 1: At sea</b><p>It is Tuesday evening and I am on a luxury Mediterranean cruise ship called the Westerdam. I'm in the audience in the Vista lounge. A …

How the Trailer Park Could Save Us All

A healthy, inexpensive, environmentally friendly solution for housing millions of retiring baby boomers is staring us in the face. We just know it by …