From the desk of journalist and podcast host Evan Ratliff.


> I attended the Supreme Court oral arguments in Samia v. United States, and wrote about the latest twist in the saga of Paul Le Roux and the case at the heart of The Mastermind.

> Turkish media (English summary) picks up on Persona revelations about the scamming of tycoon İnan Kıraç.

> For my latest feature in Business Insider, I wrote about the two years I spent stalking thousands of AI-generated faces around the web, the personas they represent, and what it means when most of what you see online is fake.

> Persona hits the top 5 on Apple’s podcast charts. Some reviews in Vulture (New York Magazine), The Guardian, Financial Times, and Airmail.