The News: A User's Manual by Alain de Botton – review How could the news be different? And are we headline junkies? Alain de Botton thinks he has the answers. Books, Literature News, Murders Wife, User Manual, News Media, Men Murders, Constitution News
the african-american poet, academic and activist, amiri baraka, who died yesterday at the age of 79, was an intellectual troublemaker, to be sure; and that's a compliment. • via the guardian • rest in peace, A.B.
Here Might Be Why Jeff Bezos Bought the Washington Post- I'd guess that Jeff Bezos thinks that there are some similarities between the digital news business & his business (ecommerce) that no one in the news business has really capitalized on yet. What similarities? Well, for one thing, digital news & ecommerce businesses can be something that no traditional competitor can be: Infinitely broad & infinitely deep.