The brief, wondrous life of George Magazine—and the Gore Vidal essay deemed too risqué by John F. Kennedy Jr.
A nuanced piece about the estranged daughter of one of the deadliest men in history gets offed by Vanity Fair—twice.
Vice ditches an oral history about the famously lit McCarren Park pool parties in Brooklyn.
New York assigns a piece meant to vindicate convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein?!
A journalist unlocks a secret in New York’s Chinatown; This American Life drops the hammer.
The original tale of a trusting patient and his manipulative psychiatrist (now starring Paul Rudd and Will Ferrell) gets shivved by the New York Times.
A celebrity gossip teases an exposé on embattled actor Armie Hammer. But the piece never runs, and the rumor mill kicks into overdrive.
A novice journalist tags along to meet John Wayne Gacy one week before his execution for Details.
GQ tries to bury a provocative piece about Vladmir Putin’s rise to power.
‘Esquire’ fumbles a bombshell exposé on director Bryan Singer.