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If you had to be the king of something, you could do much worse than Kung Leng, whose work with vanilla is the stuff of legend.
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Stranger than the Fight Club fiction that spawned it, Kyle Shaw went to jail for a Starbucks bombing. But his time in prison? Something else entirely.
A tragic accident paralyzed Jim Sinocchi from the neck down. But he didn’t let it define him.
In the heart of the blues highway, the music is hanging on … by a thread.
Catching a break should be a lot easier than it sometimes is, as Rude Boy Troy finds life beyond scooters and skinny ties troubling in the extreme.
Even though Matt Webster met Frédérique Giffard in 1991, he’d been acquainted with Israel Horovitz since he was a kid. And he never saw this coming.
The Swiss are known for lots of things — chocolate, cuckoo clocks, Nazi gold — but one thing they’re not comfortable with is nudity.
Breaking bread with bona fide leg breakers would trip up even the most steady-tempered of us. Which is how Phyllis Karas got the gig.