January 1933

  • Three Days to See

    I All of us have read thrilling stories in which the hero had only a limited and specified time to live. Sometimes it was as long as a year;…

  • Dollars, Doctors, and Disease

    "Society must look forward to providing for health on the same basis as education, or else leave the medical profession in its present unfortunate plight."

  • The Royal Road to Bankruptcy

    The typewriter which records these lines is the last relic of my brilliant business career. I bought it a week ago for $15—from the receivers…

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Riding Unicycles in a Cave

"If you fall down and break your leg, there's no way out."

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Carrot: A Pitch-Perfect Satire of Tech

"It's not just a vegetable. It's what a vegetable should be."

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An Ingenious 360-Degree Time-Lapse

Watch the world become a cartoonishly small playground

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The Benefits of Living Alone on a Mountain

"You really have to love solitary time by yourself."

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The Rise of the Cat Tattoo

How a Brooklyn tattoo artist popularized the "cattoo"

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