New fiction from Stephen King
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How inspiration becomes art, Stephen King's new fiction story, why Malcolm X lives on in Barack Obama, the joy of not cooking, more
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Bob Vander Plaats offers GOP candidates a choice: join his crusade against gay marriage or lose the primary.
The Verizon Guy gets his life back.
In Brooklyn and London, the future is losing to the past.
A schizophrenic tries to save the mentally ill in Pakistan, a land gone mad.
A nun fights to recover her good name.
Each spring, Spanish artists construct masterpieces—and then set them ablaze at the party of the year.
How to manipulate social movements by hacking Twitter
HBO’s Mildred Pierce is based on James M. Cain’s book that has to go down as one of the great failures of American fiction.
How the most exasperating of poets met his match
Why his vision lives on in Barack Obama
High-end retailers are counting on us to spend more money on our kitchens—even as we spend less time in them.
Dark and disturbing, the music is honest about human nature.
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