How To Spot Psychobabble FadsListen now (48 min) | Notwithstanding the comically intense online vitriol he often seems to provoke, Jesse Singal is a fairly laid-back guy. He also has a new book out this week, The Quick Fix, which I’ve read and can recommend. Upon its publication Singal has been greeted with…
One of the bravest, most trail-blazing journalists alive today is undoubtedly Marlow Stern, a Senior Editor at the Daily Beast. Because his staggering …
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After I published a post this week about elite journalists’ increasing reliance on “therapeutic trauma jargon” to make professional demands, one of the…
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Photo by Eric Baradat/AFP via Getty Images On March 28, Washington Post journalist Felicia Sonmez posted a Twitter thread describing the intense trauma…
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A protester in Brooklyn (Photo by Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images) Last summer, as I set out on a cross-country trip to cover what the New Y…
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How Boomers Ruined EverythingListen now (57 min) | Helen Andrews’ fabulously acidic book Boomers has earned a rousing enough recommendation from me that I decided to feature her as…
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Thomas Rid testifies before the Senate Intelligence Committee in 2017 On March 30, 2017, the Senate Intelligence Committee convened one of what would b…
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Arianna Huffington Lights The Empire State Building In Celebration Of The Huffington Post's 10 Year Anniversary (Photo by Desiree Navarro/WireImage) La…
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