L.A. writer on commerce & culture, @BV columnist. New book is THE POWER OF GLAMOUR. Also wrote THE FUTURE AND ITS ENEMIES and THE SUBSTANCE OF STYLE.
One of the most amazing feats in chess history just happened, and no one noticed. buff.ly/1usTRd9 Excellent @slate piece
Conspiracy theories about the origins of ISIS, widely believed in Arab world, include fake quotes from Hillary's book buff.ly/1uaUdZx
Jaguar XKE Stolen 46 Years Ago Found in Shipping Container: 82-year-old owner to have it restored buff.ly/1rccy4u
@jtlevy This seems like a topic you might have useful thoughts on: bloombergview.com/articles/2014-…
Travel glamour meets social media: Student project fakes 5-week Asian vacation, but she never leaves her apartment. fb.me/1zzBkMSYO
@thefireorg @hasilverglate @calstate For the record, my reporting does not show "mass derecognition of Christian student groups."
Cal State wants "diversity" without pluralism. My latest @BV column looks at its "all comers" policy for student groups.
RT @THR: Larry Ellison Steps Down as CEO of Oracle thr.cm/fzYsIK
Gunmen in Pakistan Kill Professor Who Faced Blasphemy Accusations buff.ly/Xq1BS3
French govt to use Arabic ‘Daesh’ for ISIS: Arabic acronym used by anti-ISIS Arabic & Iranian media sounds insulting. buff.ly/YVumYx
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