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The powers of echolocation.
John Branch • New York Times
The life and death of a hockey enforcer in three parts.
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Stephon Marbury's career in China.
Evan Osnos • New Yorker
A whirlwind bus tour of Europe with a group of Chinese tourists.
Eric Puchner • GQ
A move to Southern California and a botched reinvention.
Michael Lewis • Vanity Fair
How a nation went bankrupt.
Rich Schapiro • Wired
A bank robbery gone horrible.
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The birth of nu-metal.
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On the end of 'traditional' marriage.
Justin Heckert • Atlanta Magazine
How Vaughn, Georgia disappeared in 45 seconds.