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• December 14, 2012 • 3:11 PM

The crazy lengths—fraud, hacking—some go to generate positive academic peer reviews

The drug-running tunnel capital of the Southwest

This video would have been super boring pre-Al Gore

An elegy for Aleppo

“Bantil admitted to having slept with dozens of his followers’ wives to cleanse their sins.”

Caravan Magazine’s profile of India’s biggest newspaper baron might be better than the New Yorker’s

The piece we’ve all been waiting to read about the implications of the trend towards older parenthood

What it’s like to apply for college when you live in a struggling, isolated post-industrial hamlet

We have a walking crisis here in America

Michael Fitzgerald
Michael Fitzgerald is an associate editor at Pacific Standard. He has previously worked at The New Republic and Oxford American Magazine.

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