Don Van Natta on Muck Rack

Don Van Natta

Senior Writer, ESPN The Magazine and — ESPN
As seen in: ESPN, The New York Times

Senior Writer @ESPN & @ESPNMag. NYT Bestselling Author of First Off the Tee, Her Way & Wonder Girl. Curator of The Sunday Long Read. Bourbon sipper.

A DAY OF TERROR - ATTACK ON MILITARY - A Hijacked Boeing 757 Slams Into the Pentagon, Halting the Government - — A hijacked passenger plane sliced into the Pentagon today, triggering a thunderous explosion and fierce fires at the defense complex and killing and wounding an unknown number of people.

"Why's this so good?" No. 76: William Nack and "Pure Heart" — I still remember where I was-sitting in a dive bar in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., trying to tune out the noise from the beach bums and a jukebox blaring Madonna and the Bangles-when I read these words: Just before noon the horse was led haltingly into a van next to the stallion barn, and there a concentrated barbiturate was injected into his jugular....

Diana Nyad Puts Early End to Cuba-to-Florida Swim — MIAMI - Three miles off Havana on Sunday evening, the Florida Straits were still glasslike when the 61-year-old marathon swimmer Diana Nyad felt her right shoulder seize up with pain. But she kept swimming. At 1:30 p.m. Monday, with the ocean swells now buffeting her, Ms. Nyad was struck by an asthma attack, her first ever, and struggled to breathe.
Sep 30, 2016

Only in LA: In front of the Peninsula Hotel, Larry Flynt trades his midnight-blue Bentley (HUSTLR plates) for his gold-plated wheelchair.

Sep 28, 2016

RT @WSJ: DraftKings is investigating potential collusion in contest that paid $1 million top prize  🔓

Sep 26, 2016

Where's the countdown clock for the end of 2016? That would be useful.

Sep 26, 2016

Every Marlins player will wear 16 tonight. And then no Marlins player will wear 16 again. #RIPJose

Sep 25, 2016

Arnold and Jose. Man, it isn't easy losing the reigning king of one sport and the boy king of another in a single day.

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