Tag Archives: Reading

Now Reading: Uber’s great potential, Spotify’s mobile business, being nice online, snooze buttons

‘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’s “David and Goliath” and popular Gladwell bashing

Sadly, the more Malcolm Gladwell writes, it seems, the less the general conversation about Malcolm Gladwell concerns his writing. Instead, critical pieces pile up, and it’s become popular almost to tear at his work so harshly that, in many cases, … Continue reading

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Now Reading: Thanksgiving in Mongolia, Saslow, doctors, European unemployment

‘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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Now Reading: Junod on George Clooney, women in sports, Lee Harvey Oswald

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

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Now Reading: Mike Tyson’s thug life, Kruse on Bounty, bad decisions, Bezos

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Michael Paterniti’s “The Telling Room” and our family histories

No matter how deep the drama plunges in “The Telling Room,” Michael Paterniti never seems to lose sight of the fact he’s writing about cheese. The book begins with his discovery of a cheese called Paramo de Guzman in an … Continue reading

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Now Reading: Brian Koppleman on screenwriting, Jack Dorsey, network TV shows

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Now Reading: Nick Bilton’s Twitter book, time perception, Saslow on Navy Yard

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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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