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How AirPods Became the Ultimate Fake-Rich-Person Flex

AirPods — the wireless headphones Apple introduced in September 2016, right when they announced the death of the headphone jack — sell for $159. Many…

The Lonely Life of a Yacht Influencer

While chasing a 2017 story about medical tourism and Slovakian stem cells that had already taken me to hospital facilities in Bratislava and Vienna, I…

2019 Will Be the Year of Big Divorce Energy

When news broke that Jeff Bezos and his wife MacKenzie are getting divorced after 25 years of marriage, a lot of people had the same…

The Wildest Things I’ve Witnessed Working as a Stewardess on Private Jets

Eileen* has spent the last 12 years as a private flight attendant. The job has taken her all over the world in service of businessmen,…