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Gady Epstein

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Media Editor — The Economist

Media Editor, The Economist, writing on TV, film, newspapers, music, gaming and other media worldwide. Formerly China.

Whose Century Is It, Anyway?

chinafile.com — This live recording of Sinica at the Little Park restaurant in New York City on July 13 features the journalists Mary Kay Magistad and Gady Epstein discussing the increasingly complex "frenemyship" of China and the United States.

Beijing | 1843

1843magazine.com — stay in the centre. Beijing is a sprawling city and the traffic can be grim. The hutongs, or alleyways, in the Gulou and Dongsi neighbourhoods are great for walking, with good restaurants (try Susu for top-notch Vietnamese fare) and quirky hotels in converted courtyards (of which Courtyard 7 Hotel is the best).

Mayor not excused from duty on jury

baltimoresun.com — Like pretty much everyone else sitting with him in a Baltimore courtroom Friday, Juror No. 21 had one thought in mind: "I was hoping to be struck early." But it turns out, even Mayor Martin O'Malley can't get out of jury duty. Not only was he picked for a jury Friday, he was named the foreman.

Shanghaied - Forbes

forbes.com — How do you say "irrational exuberance" in Chinese? Two years ago investors had no use for Jilin Aodong Medicine Industry Group or the Liaoning Cheng Da Co., two of the many clunker state-owned companies with publicly traded shares. The shares change hands on the Shenzhen and Shanghai exchanges, respectively.

Psst! Wanna Buy Harvard?

thecrimson.com — S ome schools are named for presidents. Others take the name of their founders. Harvard, though, is named for some rich guy. For œ779 in books and property, John Harvard unwittingly bought himself immortality. The College was for sale in those days--at least its name was.

Chinese reforms yet to register at local levels

articles.baltimoresun.com — Law: The Chinese constitution guarantees both individual and property rights - on paper. BEIJING - In this city of continuous demolition and construction, Huang Zhenyun was just another person fighting for his family home, until China's top propaganda outlets decided to make him a hero.

Flat Earth Society

forbes.com — Before the Chinese hosted the Olympics, they discovered America and sparked the Renaissance-if you believe Gavin Menzies. If history is indeed written by the victors, what are we to make of Gavin Menzies?
Aug 24, 2016

@ballmatthew Thanks Matthew, will miss your work on Redef. Interested to see Amazon's next steps.

Aug 23, 2016

Wrote recently that Amazon's Prime Video strategy was "oddly cautious." Well they hired a sharp new head of strategy  http://variety.com/2016/digital/news/amazon-studios-matthew-ball-head-of-strategy-1201842922/ 


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