No One Lives Happily Ever After

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Billy Shawn Walkup hurt his back working at a Tyson bacon factory in Texas in 2011. Tyson asked him to sign a lawsuit waiver before extending his medical benefits, but later terminated them.

New Yorker Staff Writer Elizabeth Kolbert discusses her latest story about the flooding that could dramatically change Miami by the end of the century. Author Michael Cunningham explores the moments that our fairy tales forgot or deliberately concealed in his latest book of short stories. Author Lorrie Moore and Best American Short Stories series editor Heidi Pitlor guide us through a collection of the best of the best short stories of the last century. ProPublica reporter Michael Grabell discusses his latest story about how workers compensation is being reshaped across the country, and not always for the better.