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Now Reading: The future of news, Norman Mailer, Chris Bosh, David Remnick

‘Now Reading’ is a collection and sharing of online stories and is meant for minimal consumption by the few readers of this blog. Topics include books, food, culture, photography, media and technology … there are no rules. Have a story … Continue reading

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Malcolm Gladwell on his new book and reporting

With a new book to promote, Malcolm Gladwell joined Longform’s podcast recently for an enjoyable conversation. Give it a listen. Gladwell talked extensively about “David and Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits and the Art of Battling Giants,” and I’ll share a couple … Continue reading

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Seth Reiss and the lowercase J joke

The other day, I spiraled down one of those deep Internet sinkholes. Bottom was this Fury Files interview with Seth Reiss, head writer of The Onion. If you’re not familiar with The Onion, it’s a site of high-rent satire pantomiming … Continue reading

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“New York Days,” by Willie Morris

In the preface of Willie Morris’ “New York Days,” he asks us to consider this text as the sequel to his critically acclaimed “North Toward Home,” as the narrative picks up from where he left off in NTH – moving … Continue reading

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Now Reading: ‘Snow Fall’ by The New York Times

‘Now Reading’ is a collection and sharing of online stories and is meant for minimal consumption by the few readers of this blog. Topics will include books, food, matters of culture, photography, media and technology … there are no rules. … Continue reading

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Now Reading: Wall Street Journal, Bruno Mars, New York City booze

‘Now Reading’ is a collection and sharing of online stories and is meant for minimal consumption by the few readers of this blog. Topics will include books, food, matters of culture, photography, media and technology … there are no rules. … Continue reading

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Now Reading: The Washington Post, paywalls, digital journalism, Marvin Miller, Fireman Ed

‘Now Reading’ is a collection and sharing of online stories and is meant for minimal consumption by the few readers of this blog. Topics will include books, food, matters of culture, photography, media and technology … there are no rules. … Continue reading

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