September 2013

The Atlantic - September 2013

How to think about drones, killers on Craigslist, the risks of being a workaholic, the courage of The Clash, and more

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  • The Contest

    The Contest

    It was the summer of 1958, and the whole town was listening to KLOF, the radio station that was giving away soda pop and a free house in Holiday Hills.

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A History of Contraception

In the 16th century, men used linen condoms laced shut with ribbons.

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'A Music That Has No End'

In Spain, a flamenco guitarist hustles to make a modest living.

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What Fifty Shades Left Out

A straightforward guide to BDSM

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