He Always Hated Women. Then He Decided to Kill Them.

“Within hours of Beierle’s suicide, hate-site habitues had dubbed him “St. Yogacel” and were scrambling to copy and share the online caches of his music and videos that so perfectly reflected their own worldview.”

Source: Washington Post
Published: Jun 7, 2019
Length: 16 minutes (4,177 words)

Joseph Cao, the unlikely congressman from New Orleans

On a sultry July morning, Cao, the first-term Republican congressman from New Orleans, walks out of his house in the Venetian Isles neighborhood in the easternmost part of the city, a low tentacle of land rising, just barely, above the waters of Bayou Sauvage. A dawn fog sits heavily over the adjacent swamp; a dead palm leans in memoriam to Hurricane Katrina (or maybe Gustav; both of them devastated his house).

Source: Washington Post
Published: Oct 3, 2010
Length: 18 minutes (4,518 words)