Wabash College Is Not for Everyone

The author reflects on his experiences attending an all-male college in the early ’90s.

Published: Oct 6, 2015
Length: 16 minutes (4,070 words)

Larry Bird’s Greatest Shot Was the One He Didn’t Take

How basketball great Larry Bird almost walked away from the game.

Published: Dec 7, 2014
Length: 22 minutes (5,545 words)

The Boy with Half a Brain

Jeff and Tiernae Buttars made a difficult decision to have a portion of their son’s brain surgically removed to eliminate his seizures. The decision changed all of their lives.

Published: Aug 26, 2014
Length: 19 minutes (4,866 words)

The Long Con

Phil Ferguson conned hundreds of investors out of millions of dollars and then disappeared. The story of one of the Indiana’s biggest fraudsters:

“The FBI knew Ferguson had money. They knew he had been in Colorado, where he landed for a time after fleeing Indiana and did business with a man named Roy Vernon Cox while using the name “Al Russell.” They narrowly missed apprehending him. Later, they received a tip that Ferguson had brazenly returned to Marion, from someone who claimed to have seen him in a drugstore.

“The rest was just guesswork. How much did Ferguson have? Thousands? Hundreds of thousands? Millions?”

Published: Jun 10, 2013
Length: 31 minutes (7,837 words)