5 Weekend Reads

Sit down, relax and get reading.
  1. The Lonely Death of George Bell
    An ordinary man left this world without it noticing. His story, and what he left behind: http://nyti.ms/1NhC8zL
  2. Shrimp Boy's Big Day in Court
    San Francisco’s Shrimp Boy used to be a gang boss, but claims he gave up the underworld years ago. Now, he’s back on trial, for crimes he says he didn’t commit. http://nyti.ms/1QEpQSN
  3. Supers Who Break the Glass Ceiling
    Among over 3,000 unionized superintendents in New York City, perhaps a few dozen are women. http://nyti.ms/1MvXve1
  4. A Very Revealing Conversation with Rihanna
    Miranda July asks the pop superstar what turns her on, how she handles the pressure of public scrutiny and why she’s been Googling childbirth. (Then they become best friends.) http://nyti.ms/1N8Qd2x
  5. What Do We Really Know About Osama bin Laden’s Death?
    The history of Obama’s most important foreign-policy victory is still being written: http://nyti.ms/1QEpxYf