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Why GPS Will Never Make the Road Atlas Obsolete

By |May 28th, 2018|

Ohio humorist Ian Frazier once said: “Romance lives in every page of Rand McNally.” […]

Drinking to Remember Our Dads in the Bar Where My Friend’s Father Was Murdered

By |May 12th, 2018|

Earlier this year, I met with a friend to drink and toast our dads. The bar we were in was home to many happy memories — and where, one night, his dad was shot. […]

A Pro Bowl Offensive Lineman Deals With Anxiety Before Every Game

By |May 2nd, 2018|

“One time I got so sick I was laid up in the hospital for 24 hours.” […]

Inside the Epic Search for Forrest Fenn’s Gold

By |April 13th, 2018|

Eight years ago, Forrest Fenn hid a treasure chest worth millions somewhere in the Rocky Mountains. Meet the people more determined than ever to find it—or die trying. […]

Reddit Gave a Teenager With Autism a Shockingly Helpful Sex Ed Lesson

By |April 5th, 2018|

“All I knew was porn, and that didn’t help.” […]

Where Have All the Male Porn Stars Gone?

By |April 1st, 2018|

“Hard c**ks aren’t special anymore. Anyone can do that.” […]

A Worrier’s Guide to Smoking Weed Without Bugging Out

By |February 10th, 2018|

Here are all the things that probably won’t go wrong. […]

How to Start Your Own Country

By |February 9th, 2018|

Meet the Supreme Leader of Molossia, a semi-sovereign nation just outside Reno, Nevada, where spinach, salespeople and catfish are outlawed. […]

Air Raider

By |January 26th, 2018|

When bankrupted airlines, corrupt dictators, and broke money managers stop paying for their jumbo jets, expect to see Nick Popovich — the world’s top airplane repo man. […]

12 Awesome Movies I View Differently Now That I’m a Dad

By |October 27th, 2017|

Becoming a parent changes the way you look at the world. And that includes movies. Cinema is filtered through a different lens now; the Dad lens. […]

The Unlikely Story of How INXS Came to Rule the Late ’80s With ‘Kick’

By |October 19th, 2017|

As Chris Murphy, the longtime ­manager of INXS, remembers it, “I really thought I was fucked.” […]

Is My Kid Too Damn Cute for His Own Good?

By |October 18th, 2017|

My son Charlie is so cute people give him free stuff. Yeah, it’s awesome for both of us. But will it end up making him a terrible person? […]

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