Amit Majmudar

  • The Interrogation

    When they leathered his arm to the armrest and began. like manicurists in a nail salon. he says that he “retreated” from his hand. until the…

  • Lineage

    My father before me, the watchmaker of Herat, used his monocle and gear-tweezers.      to pick a splinter from my ring finger. Egypt (not…

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Is Technology Making Us Better Storytellers?

The minds behind House of Cards and The Moth weigh in.

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A Short Film That Skewers Hollywood

A studio executive concocts an animated blockbuster. Who cares about the story?

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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What Is a Sandwich?

We're overthinking sandwiches, so you don't have to.

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Let's Talk About Not Smoking

Why does smoking maintain its allure? James Hamblin seeks the wisdom of a cool person.

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