Saturday, December 4, 2021

The Importance of Reading and Writing


From FS Brain Food:

“You can't replace reading with other sources of information like videos, because you need to read in order to write well, and you need to write in order to think well.”

— Paul Graham

I think this relates:

Writing is often the process by which you realize that you do not understand what you are talking about.

R.I.P. Virgil Abloh


New York Times - "Virgil Abloh, Ambassador and Infiltrator"

By Jon Caramanica


New York Times - "Louis Vuitton Show in Miami Becomes a Virgil Abloh Tribute"

Sneakers Now OK in the Workplace


The Atlantic - "Hill Staffers Are Wearing Sneakers Now"


Today Show - "A look inside America's obsession with sneakers"

Simulating Westworld


New Yorker - "The New Luxury Vacation: Being Dumped in the Middle of Nowhere"

Decoding the Rosetta Stone


New Yorker - "How the Rosetta Stone Yielded Its Secrets"

America's Gambling Vice


The Atlantic - "America's Gambling Addication is Metastasizing"

Après Shot Ski


Axios - "Après ski as a non-slopes lifestyle"