“How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account,” a tick-tock account of the Bill Cosby media storm, The Daily Beast, December 1, 2014.
“‘The Power Broker Turns 40: How Robert Caro Wrote a Masterpiece,” a 6,000-word profile of author Robert Caro, The Daily Beast, September 16, 2014.
“Those Pesky Tapes: The Release of More Nixon Tapes is a Treasure for Historians,” reporting about recent revelations from the Nixon Tapes, Kirkus Reviews, July 31, 2014.
“When the Right to Vote Wasn’t a Right,” The Daily Beast, June 23, 2014.
“The Decade When ‘The New Yorker’ Grew Up,” The Daily Beast, May 20, 2014.
“How Karina Longworth Is Reimagining Classic Hollywood—and the Podcast—in ‘You Must Remember This,'” a Q&A with Karina Longworth, creator of You Must Remember This, Longreads.com, March 17, 2015.
“The Man Who Wrote Every Rock Star’s Book,” a Q&A with David Ritz, author of Respect: The Life of Aretha Franklin (Little Brown, 2014), The Daily Beast, February 11, 2015.
‘Literally,’ Emojis, and other Trends that Aren’t Destroying the English Language, a Q&A with Steven Pinker, author of The Sense of Style: The Thinking Person’s Guide to Writing in the 21st Century (Viking, 2014), The Atlantic, December 30, 2014.