Craig Mazin's Years-Long Obsession with Making 'Chernobyl' Terrifyingly Accurate

"We had a general standing philosophy from the beginning, which was: Accuracy is everything to us."


A Ring of Lies: We Did NOT Find The Inventor Of 'The Circle Game'

Bonds were broken, lives affected, perhaps forever.


'Interloper' Is a Magazine About The Lies the Media Tells

A magazine which is in itself a lie.


A Handwriting Analysis Laid My Soul Bare

And it was hollow.


We Had 10 Illustrators Draw the "Bowling Green Massacre"

Here's what really happened on that fateful day in Kentucky.


Psychologists Have Discovered a Way to 'Inoculate' People Against Fake News

Researchers found that people are generally better at recognising fake news once they understand how it's generated and used to manipulate people.


Why Does Everyone Think Women Only Like The Weeknd Because They Want to Sleep With Him?

Women may appear in his songs less like actual people and more like cautionary tales, but that doesn’t mean we can’t heavily relate to his themes.


How Joshua Oppenheimer Finds Humanity in Tragedy on This Episode of 'Autobiographies'

In this episode, the prolific filmmaker discusses the process behind his award-winning documentaries and how they've redefined Indonesian history.


​My Life As a Communist Stooge: Working in China’s Ministry of Truth

An insider's account of the bizarre world of the Chinese state-run English-language media.


Humans Have Become Too Good at Lying

From politicians to criminals, relationships to media relations, we're all liars living in a lying world. But how much do we care?


Nipsey Hussle Is Ready for the Future

We talked to the Los Angeles MC about industry hacks, branding strategy, and building an "urban Sanrio."


Transparency Is the New Truth

If anything is true of my generation it's that we don't even believe in truth, with or without a capital T.