Long reads: WeNotWorking, Ballon Boy, unstoppable Amazon, trailer lottery, millionaire complacency
I really enjoyed the following long-reads recently:
- The definitive Mr. Rogers profile (which the upcoming movies is based on)
- The Gift of the Magi (an American classic)
- I almost wept after reading this story on converting to kindness
- Unbelievable emergency room story
- The real heroes are dead: a 9/11 love story
- The dude that built duderanch.com
- The guy who won $1 million twice in four months still lives in a trailer
- The Balloon Boy hoax solved (sorta)
- Complacency: What happens when you become an overnight millionaire
- The stunning fall of WeWork and their fight to avoid bankruptcy
- Why “ass” is the most complicated word in English
- Saint or sinner?
- Is Amazon Unstoppable?