Which Is Better, Rewards or Punishments? Neither

What I am reading: “I feel a sense of dread as bedtime rolls around. Here we go again.” A dad said this in our family therapy office one day, describing his son’s pre-bed antics.…, Which Is Better, Rewards or Punishments? Neither, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/21/well/family/which-is-better-rewards-or-punishments-neither.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

https://scholarship.law.tamu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1080&context=journal-of-property-law

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High Strung

What I am reading: It’s the second round of the Australian Open, late in the first set, when the yips take hold. Ana Ivanovic, the graceful, powerful Serbian brunette once dubbed…, High Strung, https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2010/09/high-strung/308175/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

This May Be the Most Polarizing Comedy Special of the Year

What I am reading: The safe move for Drew Michael , a well-regarded 33-year-old comic, would have been to make a typical debut television hour, stringing together his funniest…, This May Be the Most Polarizing Comedy Special of the Year, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/24/arts/television/drew-michael-comedy-special-hbo.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They’d Get Away With It — ProPublica

What I am reading: A Closer Look Examining the News This article was co-published with The New York Times. Oh, the audacity of dopes. The crimes of Paul Manafort and Michael Cohen…, Why Manafort and Cohen Thought They’d Get Away With It — ProPublica, https://www.propublica.org/article/why-manafort-and-cohen-thought-theyd-get-away-with-it, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The simple but ingenious system Taiwan uses to crowdsource its laws

What I am reading: It was late in 2015, and things were at an impasse. Some four years earlier, Taiwan’s finance ministry had decided to legalize online sales of alcohol. To help…, The simple but ingenious system Taiwan uses to crowdsource its laws, https://www.technologyreview.com/s/611816/the-simple-but-ingenious-system-taiwan-uses-to-crowdsource-its-laws/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Opinion | How America’s Jews Learned to Be Liberal

What I am reading: A startling opinion survey released this summer revealed just how wide is the rift between the world’s two largest Jewish communities. Israelis approve of…, Opinion | How America’s Jews Learned to Be Liberal, https://www.nytimes.com/2018/08/18/opinion/american-jews-israel-liberals.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

You’re Never Going to Be “Caught Up” at Work. Stop Feeling Guilty About It.

What I am reading: Valerio Gualandi/EyeEm/Getty Images Most people I know have a to-do list so long that it’s not clear that there’s an end to it. Some tasks, even quite important…, You’re Never Going to Be “Caught Up” at Work. Stop Feeling Guilty About It., https://hbr.org/2018/07/youre-never-going-to-be-caught-up-at-work-stop-feeling-guilty-about-it, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Using Holding and Operating Companies to Protect Business Assets

What I am reading: The ideal business structure consists of two entities:

an operating entity that has possession of the assets, but does not own the assets (unless they are…, Using Holding and Operating Companies to Protect Business Assets, https://www.bizfilings.com/toolkit/research-topics/running-your-business/asset-strategies, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

‘He created Omarosa’: How Trump’s protegee turned his tactics against him

What I am reading: Omarosa Manigault Newman’s new book comes with an explosive title. (“Unhinged.”) It has a healthy frisson of tension followed by a climactic reveal. (She taped…, ‘He created Omarosa’: How Trump’s protegee turned his tactics against him, https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/he-created-omarosa-how-trumps-protege-turned-his-tactics-against-him/2018/08/14/53d2c8f0-9fcd-11e8-83d2-70203b8d7b44_story.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,