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Infinite Winter: The Hurt of Smart and Talented

dagblog.com — A huge theme of Infinite Jest is that there are pains inherent with talent. A big part of this is athletic talent, which David Foster Wallace could write about because he was an immensely talented tennis player, just shy of pro.
Feb 07, 2016

RT @natashagural: @michaelmaiello on how #DavidFosterWallace "captures smart & talented people .. shielding themselves from .. help." https…

Michael Bloomberg Isn't a Moderate - He's Just Out of Touch

rollingstone.com — Amid the possibility that Democrats will nominate a New England socialist while Republicans are in thrall to Donald Trump's theatrically fascist campaign, Michael Bloomberg believes he may be poised to claim some mythical middle ground with a history-making independent bid for the White House.
Jan 26, 2016

RT @natashagural: @MichaelMaiello on billionaire Bloomberg shoving himself in the middle of the presidential race. rol.st/1SIroj4 via rollingstone

Jan 26, 2016

RT @StephanieDahle: Even jaded by Donal Trump, Michael Bloomberg Isn't a moderate: rol.st/1SIroj4 via @rollingstone #MustRead piece by @MichaelMaiello

300M Reasons Why Zuck Is Giving It Away

Mark Zuckerberg’s Charity Windfall

thedailybeast.com — In a Securities and Exchange Commission filing on Tuesday, Facebook founder and chief executive officer Mark Zuckerberg announced that he would gift "substantially all of his shares of Facebook stock," to "further the mission of advancing human potential and promoting equality by means of philanthropic, public advocacy and other activities for the public good."
Dec 01, 2015

Zuckerberg will still get rich by giving away his money thebea.st/1IC7SvJ

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Rahm Emanuel is gettting away with Murder

Nov 30, 2015

RT @tracysefl: Researched well. Harsh as hell. "Rahm Emanuel Is Getting Away With Murder." dagblog.com/rahm-emanuel-g… (via @natashakorecki)


Rubio flashes the full welder.

dagblog.com — The real tragedy of Rubio's Full Welder Amateur Hour is it's ignorance of what has recently become known about the pathology of the white working class in America. The mortality rate of those with at least a B.A.

Guys, Hillary Clinton Is Going To Be A Great President

dagblog.com — I like Bernie, too. I'm going to vote for him in the New York primary, unless he's out and has endorsed Hillary Clinton by then. Call it my political Pascal's Wager. If I vote for him and he wins, I'll be plenty happy. But I'm also wagering in New York, where Hillary's popularity is intact.

Dow Looking Up as China’s Market Slides

Aug 25, 2015

RT @thedailybeast: Breathe easy: Dow jumps over 300 points after opening bell: thebea.st/1JV8mTj

Wall Street: We Have Too Much Stuff

thedailybeast.com — On Monday morning, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1,000 points and it ended the day off more that 3.5 percent. The S&P 500 fell by a similar amount. The NASDAQ was off more than 8 percent at its worst.
Aug 25, 2015

RT @thedailybeast: What’s behind the turmoil on Wall Street? Fundamentally, we simply have too much stuff: thebea.st/1MKtevm pic.twitter.com/4mOQ6Sp4fR

Aug 25, 2015

RT @arodsf: In the "we're screwed while the 1% laughs derisively" department > Wall Street: We Have Too Much Stuff thebea.st/1KJzSxE @…

Aug 25, 2015

RT @snouri: "The market is unsure of the unequal future it helped create.": Wall Street: We Have Too Much Stuff: thebea.st/1KJzRtC

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Feb 07, 2016

A penalty for taunting? What is this, a primary debate?

Feb 07, 2016

Master of None is brilliant. A NYC story that reminds us NYC is not over.

Feb 07, 2016

RT @Lubchansky: "okay ted, do some standing" "got it. normal human standing" t.co/wwORslEUdb

Feb 07, 2016

RT @MaraWritesStuff: When your children say they want an iPhone, don't give it to them They could be on Twitter, yelling at former child stars to follow them

Feb 07, 2016

@WooCRS Professor Woo, your organization has employed a scam artist as head of office in Afghanistan. How can I reach out with details?

Feb 07, 2016

@oneunderscore__ I think the X Presidents was my favorite Smigel creation.

Feb 07, 2016

@thomaskaplan @RamonasVoices Truly not close. Though, if he's including local taxes and is taxed as an NYC resident...

Feb 07, 2016

RT @tunkuv: Hiss if you hate, the Nanny State ~~~~~~~~~ 7 Illegal Cheeses You'll Never Eat If You're An American via @cheeserank cheeserank.com/culture/illega…

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