Hooray for restored archives
On a whim I went looking for two stories I wrote for The New Republic back in 2007 when I was living in Mexico. The last time I tried to search for them was in 2009, when they vanished during a site reboot.
Sometime in the last 3 years, they were resuscitated from the Internet underworld. And so, from the vaults, here’s the U.S.-Mexico spat on who’s got a worse drug problem, and a celebrity gossip blogger’s failed attempt to call Castro’s death.