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The short-lived American Football League, merged into the NFL after Super Bowl IV, invented the modern media spectacle that is pro football. And three Jews invented the show that…
LENGTH: 5 minutes (1374 words)
"It’s taken me years to be able to discuss the making of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, partly because I needed to move past it and partly because I had forgotten the process of getting it built. I would not discuss the controversy surrounding its construction and it wasn’t until I saw the documentary Maya Lin: A Strong Clear Vision that I was able to remember that time in my life. But I wrote the body of this essay just as the memorial was being completed—in the fall of 1982. Then I put it away…until now."
PUBLISHED: Nov. 2, 2000
LENGTH: 19 minutes (4994 words)
#Longreads is becoming more social (and making a play at sustainability) » Nieman Journalism Lab » Pushing to the Future of Journalism
Last month, Rolling Stone broughtthree of itsreporters to a Manhattan bookstore for a standing-room-only conversation about long-form journalism. The event was co-hosted by a hashtag. At the…