Bruce Watson lives in New York, where he writes about food, drink, culture, and all sorts of other fun things.

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The Strange Tale of a World-Changing Fitness and Sleaze Titan

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The Rich Man Who Endowed a Poor House for Millionaires

When rich men build monuments, they usually commemo...

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The Poison Squad: An Incredible History

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Under the authority of the U.S....

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An Ex-Drug Kingpin on How Real Breaking Bad Is

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"People like Walter White don't realize how, wh...

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George Lucas's Art Wars - Esquire

His misguided attempt to name a museum after himself

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Brooklyn Bridge: The True Story of the Bridge of Death

The True Story Behind the Building of the Brooklyn Bridge....

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Fred Koch: The Luckiest Man in America

Fred Koch is one of the richest people in the world. He does not own a company. He has not created a product. You've probably never heard of him....

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The Jaw-Droppingly Sketchy Past of America's Newest Billionaire

The craziest story about the circus you'll ever hear has almost nothing to do with the circus at all....

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New Brooklyn Gets Into Good Ole' Shuffleboard

Get off their lawn. Pick up a tang. Send a biscuit....

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Songs of the Week

The Chieftains team up with Bon Iver for a gruesome tale of homicide, and ten more must-hear murder ballads...

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Songs of the Week

The Chieftains team up with Bon Iver for a gruesome tale of homicide, and ten more must-hear murder ballads...

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The Bands You Need to Know Right Now

The Alabama Shakes, a band that deserves all the press it gets, and more new releases...

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The Bands You Need to Know Right Now

The Alabama Shakes, a band that deserves all the press it gets, and more new releases...

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The Bands You Need to Know Right Now

The Alabama Shakes, a band that deserves all the press it gets, and more new releases...

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Why Climate Deniers Will Soon Be Underwater

Several congressional leaders from states like Louisiana, Virginia, North Carolina, Alabama, and Texas are staunch deniers of climate change. Here's a look at how rising sea levels will affect their home districts....