How to Find Your True Purpose
How to Find Your True Purpose
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How to Find Your True Purpose

Finding purpose in the other part of your life—the part when you’re not working—is a man’s toughest challenge. And why I’m drawn to the sheer optimism of fishing.

Our Oceans Are Turning into Plastic… Are We?
Our Oceans Are Turning into Plastic… Are We?
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Our Oceans Are Turning into Plastic… Are We?

A vast swath of the Pacific, twice the size of Texas, is full of a plastic stew that is entering the food chain. Scientists say these toxins are causing obesity, infertility...and worse.

French Men Don’t Get Caught
French Men Don’t Get Caught
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French Men Don’t Get Caught

In some countries, infidelity is merely a bump in the road. Here's why.

The One That Got Away
The One That Got Away
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The One That Got Away

A single nutrient—omega-3 fatty acids—may have turned early humans into civilized man. Has stripping it from our diet given rise to cancer, diabetes, and other civilized diseases? Our correspondent investigates.

The Wolf Raises a Daughter, by Jay McInerney
The Wolf Raises a Daughter, by Jay McInerney
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The Wolf Raises a Daughter, by Jay McInerney

When a seducer of women tries to teach his daughter about the facts of life, he discovers that some situations require more than just sweet talk.

The Art of Leverage, by David Mamet
The Art of Leverage, by David Mamet
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The Art of Leverage, by David Mamet

No opponent is too mighty when you know how to seize the upper hand.

Fiction: “Insiders,” by Chuck Palahniuk
Fiction: “Insiders,” by Chuck Palahniuk
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Fiction: “Insiders,” by Chuck Palahniuk

Every corporate office has its own tribal rituals. In the dark heart of cubicle land, a tribe needs a virgin to sacrifice. This is how it happened.