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.
Aug 25, 2016

RT @lkherman: WOW, what an incredible article from @DVNJr about the daily fantasy industry: "Welcome to the Big Time" 

Aug 24, 2016

@kleinmatic Nah. Wrote the story inside the motel's remains in 40 minutes. Then rushed the trash-80 back to the Herald newsroom.

Aug 24, 2016

24 years ago today, Hurricane Andrew destroyed a Comfort Inn in Florida City. I was inside, wrote this on a trash-80 

Aug 24, 2016

RT @espn: Hubris. Recklessness. Political naïveté. A bro-classic tale of daily fantasy's meteoric rise and spectacular fall. 

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