Chris Allbritton is a former editor at The Daily Beast. He has reported from the Middle East, South Asia and South America for Time Magazine, Reuters and the Wall Street Journal, among others. 

We spoke to Jonathan Ames about where he got the idea for his new show Blunt Talk, finding comedy with Patrick Stewart and  antics on set.

Cheers, Mates

According to a new study, they’ve been indulging in palm wine for years—and the fact that they can hold their liquor is actually an important clue about the evolution of primates.

Long Exposure

Lynsey Addario has a Pulitzer, a MacArthur “genius grant,” and is now set to be played by Jennifer Lawrence in a film about her life. But she's not done yet, even with a family in tow.