Michael Goldberg

APOCALYPSE

How to Live Your Best Life Before and After Nuclear Armageddon

Only one man can clear up your skin, give you peace of mind, and provide world-class shelter in the face of a world-ending blast.
Michael Goldberg
1.17.18
protest

Meet the Guy Who Burns Confederate Flags at NASCAR Races

Political protester Gene Stilp isn't making any new friends with what he's calling an "educational effort."
Michael Goldberg
11.29.17
in their own words

Why I Became a 'Snitch'

"I have so much anger towards heroin. I've lost a lot of friends to it."
"Nate"
11.16.17
investments

The Sad, Urine-Soaked History of Alaska’s Igloo Hotel

The slice of roadside Americana the state has deemed an "attractive nuisance" is for sale and can be yours for just $300,000.
Michael Goldberg
11.6.17
Dead Pets

Crushingly Sad Photos of One of America's Oldest Pet Cemeteries

"These pets will be always be here, forever."
Michael Goldberg
10.31.17
Star Trek

Meet the Elvis Impersonator Who Builds Exact Replicas of Star Trek Sets

Located in upstate New York, housed in a former dollar store, he built the thing himself.
Michael Goldberg
10.25.17
police

Why Some People Rat

A cop explains how he recruits criminal informants.
Michael Goldberg
6.19.17
crime

Proof Anyone Can Rob a Bank

How an unassuming suburban photographer already on police radar allegedly stole $500,000 in 11 heists over four years.
Michael Goldberg
5.2.17
Photos

Inside the Abandoned Asylum That Was Made Infamous by Geraldo Rivera

Letchworth Village is a place where unspeakable atrocities were committed. Now, it's a playground for graffiti artists, punk kids, and dog walkers.
Michael Goldberg
4.5.17
In Photos

The Real 'Shawshank' Is So Creepy You'd Crawl Through a River of Shit to Escape It Too

Former inmate Michael Humphrey now gives tours of the place, and man he has stories.
Michael Goldberg
3.27.17
westworld

This Dying Westworld-Like Theme Park in South Dakota Is Pure Nightmare Fuel

Welcome to 1880 Cowboy Town in Buffalo Ridge: roadside Americana at its weirdest and most surreal.
Michael Goldberg
12.2.16
Stuff

We Asked a Lawyer What You Can Do if Someone Steals Your Drugs

It's complicated.
Michael Goldberg
11.16.16