Donald Trump and the NFL

What I am reading: LAST week, the National Football League, a powerful organisation overseeing 32 teams worth a combined $80bn, announced that it would bar its employees from…, Donald Trump and the NFL, https://www.economist.com/democracy-in-america/2018/05/30/donald-trump-and-the-nfl, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A FUTURE NOT MADE IN THE EU

What I am reading: PL/EN Touch, learn and shape the future See the future of education, creativity and commerce in the EU. It is up to all of us if that future happens. DigiDermis…, A FUTURE NOT MADE IN THE EU, https://futurenotmade.eu/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The weasel voice in journalism

What I am reading: ON MAY 14th, as Palestinians massed at the Gaza Strip’s border, Israeli soldiers fired on them, killing around 60 people. Shortly afterwards, the New York Times…, The weasel voice in journalism, https://www.economist.com/books-and-arts/2018/05/26/the-weasel-voice-in-journalism, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Fifteen years ago, Reebok and Adidas wanted him badly — so how exactly did LeBron James end up with Nike?

What I am reading: I t was a typical Saturday morning at Nike’s Beaverton, Oregon, global headquarters . A spring day in May 2003 so quiet on the billion-dollar brand’s campus…, Fifteen years ago, Reebok and Adidas wanted him badly — so how exactly did LeBron James end up with Nike?, https://theundefeated.com/features/how-did-lebron-james-end-up-with-nike-fifteen-years-ago-versus-reebok-adidas/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Why Every Media Company Fears This Guy

What I am reading: Our story starts with Geno Smith getting punched in the jaw by a teammate, as most good stories about copyright law do. It was August 2015, and the…, Why Every Media Company Fears This Guy, https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2018/05/richard-liebowitz-why-media-companies-fear-and-photographers-love-this-guy.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Mental Models: The Best Way to Make Intelligent Decisions (113 Models Explained)

What I am reading: How do you think the most rational people in the world operate their minds? How do they make better decisions? They do it by mentally filing away a massive, but…, Mental Models: The Best Way to Make Intelligent Decisions (113 Models Explained), https://www.fs.blog/mental-models/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A lesson in American greatness

What I am reading: NOTHING is more American than Emmanuel Makender’s discontent. A 35-year-old taxi driver in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Mr Makender has a comfortable four-bedroom…, A lesson in American greatness, https://www.economist.com/news/united-states/21737565-old-acquaintance-lesson-american-greatness, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Forget What the Atlantic Is Telling You. The 1 Percent Are Still the Problem.

What I am reading: The lady with the yoga mat heading to Whole Foods is not destroying America. TIMOTHY A. CLARY/Getty Images One of the nice things about Occupy Wall Street was…, Forget What the Atlantic Is Telling You. The 1 Percent Are Still the Problem., https://slate.com/business/2018/05/forget-the-atlantics-9-9-percent-the-1-percent-are-still-the-problem.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Opinion | Rushing to Ruin the Boundary Waters Wilderness

What I am reading: Minnesota prides itself on being “the Land of 10,000 Lakes.” At least 1,100 lie in the far northeastern part of the state, along the border with Canada, where…, Opinion | Rushing to Ruin the Boundary Waters Wilderness, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/17/opinion/trump-mining-boundary-waters-wilderness.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Video Game History: Reverse-Engineering the Industry

What I am reading: Today in Tedium: When it comes to video game consoles, the manufacturers don’t like it when you bend the rules. But it happens anyway. Technically inclined…, Video Game History: Reverse-Engineering the Industry, http://tedium.co/2017/03/09/video-games-reverse-engineering-tengen-accolade/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,