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Bill Barol

Santa Monica, CA
Freelance Writer — Freelance

I podcast at and have written almost everywhere, including The New Yorker, The New York Times, Boing Boing, Fast Company, Time and Newsweek.

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Bill Barol is the author of THANKS FOR KILLING ME (Minty Goodness Press, 2011) and MR. IRRESPONSIBLE'S BAD ADVICE (Volt Press, 2005). He’s a former Senior Writer at Newsweek, where he authored cover stories on David Letterman, Bruce Springsteen, Andrew Wyeth, and The End of the Eighties, as well...

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Nov 18, 2017

There’s no amount of money I wouldn’t have paid to read a Spenser/Jack Reacher crossover back when Parker was alive.

Nov 13, 2017

Just in: Actual still from security footage of Roy Moore (right) and a companion cruising the Gadsden Mall in the '80s.

Nov 11, 2017

Maybe it should be my job to ask, then, because I could ask an infinite number of times. 

Nov 11, 2017

Local man takes word of retired KGB dirty trickster over unanimous conclusion of 1 dozen-plus US intelligence agencies.

Nov 10, 2017

You have to have more than a 50% charge to install iOS updates. Hey, if I was able to maintain a 50% charge I wouldn't need to update. #topical

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