Patrick J. Sauer
Patrick Sauer grew up in Montana and now lives in Brooklyn. He’s written for the Times, GQ, Smithsonian, Fast Company, and a bunch of places that no longer exist. Check him out at patricksauer.contently.com or @pjsauer.
Historian Jack Reid, author of ‘Roadside Americans,’ says that strangers catching rides on highways was essential to the building of 20th-century America
On December 25th, legendarily hard-living singer Shane MacGowan turns 63. Happy Christmas, your arse. We pray it’s not his last.
In an era of great cruelty, two new documentaries attempt to reintroduce us to the kind of humanity that can restore our faith in each other