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Bad Blood

Batshit insane. That’s the best way to describe John Carreyou’s Bad Blood. It’s the story of Elizabeth Holmes and her startup, Theranos, and how she along with Sunny Balwani were able to pull off a huge and shameless fraud, spending tens of millions in venture capital to attain a multi-billion dollar valuation. Carreyou is clearly an investigative reporter of exceptional talent, and I have little doubt that this work will contribute to the ultimate imprisonment of Balwani and Holmes.

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Publishing, privilege, and noblesse oblige

H.L. Mencken’s “Life of Kings” quote does the industry a disservice and in this column I argue that publishers should use an older framework, noblesse oblige, to better understand their social obligation.

Chris Gethard & Mal Blum – Crying At The Wawa (Official Video)

Old but new to me.

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