As editor of Found Magazine and a contributor to This American Life, Davy Rothbart has devoted himself to mining humor and pathos from the lives of strangers. When he learned about the Medora Hornets, a high school basketball team suffering through a nasty losing streak in a factory-gutted Heartland ... More >>
There's the zombie, post-apocalyptic kind of cannibalism (good), and then there's the kind that Stanley Tucci notices in Medora, a movie that's been called the year's most important sports documentary and, according to executive producer Tucci, "shows how America has cannibalized itself." Davy Rothb ... More >>
Davy Rothbart is famous for his love of detritus. Ten years ago, he launched FOUND Magazine, an exuberant, low-fi celebration of things left behind: love letters, Post-It notes, journal entries, birthday cards, shopping lists and other strangely revealing minutiae of human existence. FOUND's pages a ... More >>
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