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Mike Daisey isn’t the first “This American Life” monologist to see his veracity challenged. Five years ago this week, under the headline “This American Lie,” the New Republic painstakingly detailed the habitual fabrications of David Sedaris, who grew up in Raleigh and set much of his supposed “nonfiction” there. Contributor Alex Heard investigated Sedaris’s accounts […]

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–How  Avett Brothers survived heckling at Sadlack’s Heroes. – In search of North Carolina’s lost kaolin mines. – “Doonesbury’s 200 Greatest Moments” cite Krispy Kreme and RJR’s  indefatigible Mr. Butts. – Him sign funny today: Looking over the shoulder of David Sedaris.

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