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The Afterlife of Pablo Escobar
In Colombia, a drug lord’s posthumous celebrity brings profits and controversy.
Bill Gates AMA (Ask Me Anything)
Mr. Gates is back with yet another Reddit AMA, and answers a wide range of user submitted questions. If you have time, also check out his ask Reddit post titled, "With all of the negative headlines dominating the news these days, it can be difficult to spot signs of progress. What makes you optimistic about the future?" here.
How Richard Nixon Accidentally Smuggled Three Pounds of Pot for Louis Armstrong
According to an excerpt from Nixon’s Secrets, this legendary tale went down in 1958 when Nixon was America’s Vice President and Louis Armstrong was a “Goodwill Ambassador” for the U.S. State Department.