So what is this blog about anyway?
Basically, Shlomo and I are sick and tired of the way athletes are shamed and victimized for trying to get better by any way possible–and yes, that includes juicing. 716 more words
This was a surprisingly engaging book. My reading it arose out of my son’s recommendation and his having heard of it because of a reference to it in Malcolm Gladwell’s recent book, … 109 more words
I’m a pretty big fan of Malcolm Gladwell books. They get me to look at things with a different perspective and consider possibilities that I perhaps wouldn’t have considered on my own. 574 more words
William A. Jacobson comments about the success of Upworthy in channeling support for various issues at his decidedly conservative/Republican blog, Legal Insurrection. He is unapologetic about his worldview, and subtly praises Upworthy for capitalizing on the desire of “low-information liberals” or “The Daily Show generation” to conduct slacktivism by passing around and viral-izing 3 minute videos. 1,002 more words