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When a pet dies, to what degree can it be replaced by another? And to what degree can pets replace people in our lives? David Sedaris tells this story of cats and dogs and other animals.
Veronica Chater explains the conflict in her house between her love for her pet macaw—a kind of parrot—and her love for her husband and three kids.
Writer Brady Udall with another story about what animals can take the place of, in our lives and in our homes—this one involving an armadillo.
More by Jay Allison
Andrew Forsthoefel's story continues.
So much kidnapping happens in Colombia that the biggest radio station in the country has a show aimed specifically at an audience of kidnapping victims.
More stories of travelers and workers at highway rest stop.