James Reiss

  • The Piano Tuner

    says wolf tones on stringed instruments howl. in resonance, like spaces between leptons and quarks, interstitial loops from which viruses and…

  • Squeezebox

    Hear the author read this poem You stretched its bellows to the limit without ripping. the fabric. So what if you weren’t the guy on TV…

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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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