Julia Reischel

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  • 9 years ago | Longform

    Chances are, if you're under 35 but old enough to have voted for president a couple of times, you're still carrying around the mental imprint from the day your adolescent brain was stamped hard by lyrics describing a robbery gone bad. Once upon a ...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    Fake sperm almost sank Professor Todd Shackelford's career. In the winter of 2001 at Florida Atlantic University, Shackelford and his graduate student Aaron Goetz were studying "sperm competition" in human beings — the notion that, just as ot...

  • 9 years ago

    Last year, after the gruesome murder of Jessica Lunsford by a convicted sex offender, the City of Miami Beach decided to do something revolutionary. Even though Florida law already prohibited registered sex offenders from living within 1,000 feet ...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    We hear that Charlie Crist is gay. There's no proof that he is. In fact, Crist, the Republican candidate for governor and the current state attorney general, has repeatedly denied it. But professional muckrakers have burned fistfuls of campaign mo...

  • 9 years ago | Longform

    We hear that Charlie Crist is gay. There's no proof that he is. In fact, Crist, the Republican candidate for governor and the current state attorney general, has repeatedly denied it. But professional muckrakers have burned fistfuls of campaign mo...

  • 9 years ago

    Andy Kozma is beaming. That's because the 30-year-old University of Miami graduate who has spent his career selling vitamins and starting hair salons is standing in front of his most successful entrepreneurial venture to date: a row of six-foot-ta...