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Jason Fagone is an American journalist and author. His work has appeared in GQ, Wired, Esquire, The Atlantic, New York, Grantland, The New York Times, and the Huffington Post Highline, among other outlets. In 2002, the Columbia Journalism Review named him one of "Ten Young Writers on the Rise". He currently writes investigative stories for The San Francisco Chronicle. His first book, Horsemen of the Esophagus, is about competitive eating. Of the sport-like activity, Fagone writes, "You hate to see all these very clear human desires poured into something like an eating contest. But it’s kind of inspiring that we’re creative enough and resilient enough to make it work. It’s both an American horror show and an American success story."His second book, Ingenious: A True Story Of Invention, Automotive Daring, And The Race To Revive America is about teams in the Progressive Automotive X PRIZE, including Edison2 (Very Light Car) and Illuminati Motor Works Seven, and the competition to make a 100+ MPGe vehicle. It was released on November 5, 2013 by Crown Publishing. Kirkus Reviews called it "a well-tooled, instructive tale".Fagone's most recent book, The Woman Who Smashed Codes, is about the expert cryptanalyst Elizebeth Smith Friedman.He is 39 years old and lived with his wife and daughter near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania before relocating to San Francisco to work as a reporter at San Francisco Chronicle. References External links Official website . Discover the Jason Fagone popular books. Find the top 100 most popular Jason Fagone books.

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An epic tale of invention, in which ordinary people’s lives are changed forever by their quest to engineer a radically new kind of car   In 2007, the X Prize...

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Horsemen of the Esophagus

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“To be up on stage, shoving food in your face, beats everyday existence for most people.” —David “Coondog” O’Karma, competitive eater“Hungry” Charles Hardy. Ed ...

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In 2007, the X Prize Foundation announced that it would give $10 million to anyone who could build a safe, mass-producible car that could travel one hundred miles on the energy equivalent of...

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