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Sleeping Together

She bowed and introduced herself as Yukiko and I knew it was her real name. I’d heard about the games played by the women in Tokyo’s hostess bars, that they introduced themselves first…
LENGTH: 10 minutes (2703 words)

The Week’s Best Longreads for April 6, 2013

Big Veg Mark Bittman, The New York Times Magazine Yes, healthy fast food is possible. But is it edible?
PUBLISHED: April 6, 2013

Facebook Mobile User Counts Revealed: 192M Android, 147M iPhone, 48M iPad, 56M Messenger

Facebook keeps user counts for its mobile apps hidden, but researcher Benedict Evans found a way to uncover them and they provide critical insight into the direction and performance of…
PUBLISHED: Jan. 4, 2013
LENGTH: 6 minutes (1568 words)