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A Zillowing Out Fan Builds A Home, Finds Love

In mid-December, Defector reader Clay emailed me. He sent me many compliments, which I appreciated, but then he dropped one of the most unbelievable meet-cute stories I have ever heard. I read the email out loud to my friends. I screenshotted it and dropped it in Defector chat. Some guy quit his job, bought a terrible house to fix, moved in across the street to someone else renovating their house and then THEY ELOPED!?

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A Soothing Interview With A Master Of Slow-Motion Bird Videos

Birdfector
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Swole Woman Casey Johnston Wants To Teach You What Your Body Is For

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An MLB Network Freelancer Talks Life In Lockout Limbo

MLB
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An Interview With An Architect About Charlie Munger’s Hell Dorm

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An EXPLOSIVE Tell-All Interview With Acclaimed Memoirist Drew Magary

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An NFLPA Player Rep On De Smith’s Uncertain Future

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An Interview With The Self-Published Author Who Is Trying To Destroy Twitter By Selling Books

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A BOMBSHELL Interview With HOTSHOT Debut Novelist Kelsey McKinney

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A Cryptocurrency Expert Introduces Me To The Dystopian Nightmare Of Art As A Financial Instrument

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Let’s Talk About The State Of Football, With The NFLPA’s George Atallah

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Yes, You Can Build A Curling Simulator In The Comfort Of Your Own Home

Curling
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Shaka King, Director Of ‘Judas And The Black Messiah,’ Talks Radical Politics, How To Make Black Movie Stars, And The Black Excellence Industrial Complex

Defector At The Movies
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An Interview With A ‘Survivor’ Super Fan Who Lived The Dream

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An Epidemiologist Explains The Challenges Of Vaccinating A Neurotic Nation

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A Former Video Game Journalist Lays Out The Power Dynamics In The Review Process

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A Geologist Rocks My World On Why Earth’s Tallest Mountain Isn’t So Obvious

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A Student-Debt Researcher Fucks Me Up With America’s Broken Promises

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An Interview With The Creators Of A Bot That Spits Out A Random NBA Play Every Three Hours

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An Astrophysicist Explains The Challenges Of De-Juicing The Baseball

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