Greta’s World

“How one Swedish teenager armed with a homemade sign ignited a crusade and became the leader of a movement.”

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: Mar 26, 2020
Length: 13 minutes (3,290 words)

All-American Despair

“It’s easy to bash white middled-aged men in America. As a member of that privileged group, I’ll admit that much of the bashing has been warranted: No group in the history of the world has been given and squandered more than the white man. Yet the American white man is responsible for enough suicides annually that Madison Square Garden could not hold all the victims. And no matter how privileged, that’s somebody’s dad, someone’s friend, someone’s brother and someone’s husband.”

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: May 30, 2019
Length: 37 minutes (9,368 words)

The Trouble With Johnny Depp

“Multimillion-dollar lawsuits, a haze of booze and hash, a marriage gone very wrong, and a lifestyle he can’t afford – inside the trials of Johnny Depp.”

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: Jun 21, 2018
Length: 41 minutes (10,398 words)

Chris Rock in a Hard Place: On Infidelity, His New Tour and Starting Over

Stephen Rodrick goes on tour with the comedian as Rock grapples with post-divorce life and preparations for a new comedy special.

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: May 3, 2017
Length: 24 minutes (6,227 words)

The Radical Crusade of Mike Pence

A deep look into the career and voting record of Vice President Mike Pence during his time in Indiana government.

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: Jan 23, 2017
Length: 26 minutes (6,556 words)

Bob Timberg’s Scars

“Robert ‘Bob’ Timberg’s funeral was Sunday in Annapolis. He was 76 and the bravest man I knew.”

Source: Slate
Published: Sep 12, 2016
Length: 6 minutes (1,568 words)

The Prophet Motive

Dan Price made headlines last year and was lauded as a hero when he announced that he was cutting his executive salary at his Seattle company to raise the minimum salary at his company to $70K a year for all employees. But a lawsuit from his brother, allegations of abuse from his ex-wife, and negative stories from ex-employees have painted a much different picture of the CEO.

Source: Esquire
Published: Aug 3, 2016
Length: 20 minutes (5,065 words)

Being Ringo: A Beatle’s All-Starr Life

After five decades, Richard Starkey is finally getting his solo moment in the sun.

Source: Rolling Stone
Published: Apr 15, 2015
Length: 22 minutes (5,700 words)

The Nerd Hunter

How “Freaks and Geeks” casting director Allison Jones is reshaping American comedy, one outsider at a time.

Source: The New Yorker
Published: Apr 6, 2015
Length: 25 minutes (6,490 words)

Fleetwood Mac’s Mad Hatter

Mick Fleetwood is still having the time of his life.

Source: Men’s Journal
Published: Sep 22, 2014
Length: 17 minutes (4,366 words)