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Life Magazine? Article About A Violent Pair of Addicts

I'm searching for an ethnographic, non-fiction article about two young homeless addicts, one a white male and one a pregnant black female. I believe, but am not certain, it was published decades ago in Life Magazine and that I found it through Longform.org. I'll put as many (possibly triggering, definitely unpleasant) details as I can inside. [more inside]
posted by Juliet Banana on Feb 12, 2014 - 1 answer

Which Selling Platform is Best?

I am working on a list since 2004 that I think would be salable. It's publicly available contact information for radio, TV, magazines, syndicates, newspapers, book publishers and agents. I'm a freelancer and I originally started it because I wanted to be able to reach these sources to interest them in my content. But I realized it could be a product. [more inside]
posted by CollectiveMind on Jun 27, 2013 - 4 answers

Help me track down this data-scanning monster.

This drawing or graphic appeared in the print section of either the Washington Post or the New York Times on Saturday or Sunday, May 11-12 (my house gets both papers on Sundays and inevitably mixes them up). All sections were put out for the recycle bin Monday before I could clip the article. [more inside]
posted by bad grammar on May 14, 2013 - 1 answer

How to create a tablet magazine

Converting a paper magazine to a tablet magazine: What do you have to keep in mind, and what are easy ways to do this? [more inside]
posted by lord_yo on Apr 16, 2012 - 5 answers

What are the best articles ever published by Harper's magazine?

What are your favorite articles in the index of Harper's magazine? [more inside]
posted by reenum on Oct 14, 2010 - 16 answers

to crop or not to crop ?

Do newspapers/magazines specify 12x10 inch photo submissions ? [more inside]
posted by sgt.serenity on May 1, 2010 - 12 answers

Staying abreast of the ads that are best

I need to keep on top of the advertising/marketing zeitgeist. Which blogs and online resources should I be reading? [more inside]
posted by Shepherd on Apr 22, 2010 - 3 answers

Help me learn how to interview people.

What are some good books/articles/websites about learning how to successfully interview people for written publications and newscasts? [more inside]
posted by OrangeSoda on Jan 1, 2010 - 7 answers

Ads where a word is worth 1000 pictures

Great text-driven (print) ads from 2009? [more inside]
posted by Shepherd on Dec 15, 2009 - 5 answers

Who are the best feature writers out there?

Who are the best magazine and newspaper feature writers, past and present? [more inside]
posted by reenum on Apr 8, 2009 - 20 answers

Business Facts: Back of the envelope stuff

Business Facts: About 2 years ago I saw the online version of a special feature in a newspaper/magazine which had short summaries of various businesses. The ones that were definitely included were New York Taxis, Sandwich shops etc. More inside [more inside]
posted by london302 on Mar 24, 2008 - 3 answers

What does _The Economist_ use for mapping and page layout?

What software, typefaces, and page layout tools are used to create the newspaper/magazine _The Economist_? [more inside]
posted by arimathea on Mar 1, 2007 - 6 answers

Writing Nonfiction and Children's Literature: Do you know of any good literature ABOUT these subjects?

I am looking for well regarded books/scholarly papers about writing. Most specifically in the areas of Nonfiction (the essay style of article writing) and Children's Fiction (for a young adult audience). Any tips? Go as far and broad as you can. I'll be off to the British library tomorrow, so the sky is the limit. [more inside]
posted by 0bvious on Jan 9, 2007 - 6 answers

Remembering October 9, 2006

Help me celebrate the birth of my nephew today. I'd like ideas on cool memorabilia that later on he can have to remember this day. [more inside]
posted by thewittyname on Oct 9, 2006 - 25 answers

Great Online Media Search Interfaces

What are some examples of newspaper, magazine, or content archive sites that you think have really good search interfaces? [more inside]
posted by pessoa on Aug 27, 2006 - 2 answers

Extra!

What set of newspapers and magazines can one read to observe the cross-section of political biases? [more inside]
posted by bargex on Apr 16, 2006 - 13 answers

Um, how do I make the text baselines even in our magazine?

How do you set type in DTP software so that a story with multiple sections has even lines across a four column grid? [more inside]
posted by anonpeon on Apr 11, 2006 - 10 answers

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