Sam Blum is a former Thrillist news writer, originally from Los Angeles. He's also a person with hobbies and interests, such as petting dogs and spending too much time on the internet. He's written for The Guardian, Rolling Stone, The A.V. Club, and Vice Sports, and lives in a neighborhood in Brooklyn that's really hip and cool that you've probably never heard of.
Articles by Sam
The FBI Mysteriously Shut Down an Observatory in New Mexico and You Can Scream About Aliens Now
New Mexico's Sunspot Observatory has found itself in the middle of what can only be likened to an episode of the X-Files: swarming FBI agents, a Blackhawk helicopter circling overhead, and unanticipated media attention.
By Sam Blum