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run @nytmetro's investigations team; edit politics investigations and race coverage on the side; recovering former reporter; root for @LFC. GPG key: 7D4BCC7F.

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In a bad PR week for tech, useful read from ⁦@annawiener⁩ on Stewart Brand, a key figure in Silicon Valley’s history. “Brand’s generation will leave behind a frightening, if unintentional, inheritance.” https://t.co/n9LqrOmqsA
Adrian Nicole LeBlanc sighting in @newyorker! Powerful photo essay. https://t.co/QFrq6BUgTh
Grim, important essay by Bill McKibben: “The planet’s diameter will remain eight thousand miles, and its surface will still cover two hundred million square miles. But the earth, for humans, has begun to shrink, under our feet and in our minds.” https://t.co/czV4vMJ5FM
Grim, important essay by Bill McKibben: “The planet’s diameter will remain eight thousand miles, and its surface will still cover two hundred million square miles. But the earth, for humans, has begun to shrink, under our feet and in our minds.” https://t.co/czV4vMJ5FM
Good time to re-read @raffiwriter on Assange. https://t.co/TpQphDCtkb
.@eosnos writes abt the true long term threat to FB: declining morale. “Nobody wants to have to apologize for their employer. A former Facebook executive told me, ‘They want to be proud at Thanksgiving.’” https://t.co/zS3Q3zgOja
Incredible Dana Goodyear piece on the Point Dume "bomberos," a group of volunteers who stayed behind in Malibu to fight fires and try to save homes. Bonus: a real-life MacGyver sighting. https://t.co/BOitjccIep
Fascinating @NewYorker longread by @LeslieTChang, author of "Factory Girls," looking at the plight of Egyptian women and the fight for the right to work. https://t.co/b2t31SCuZu
There is too much coaching and not enough unstructured play. How many would-be Gretzkys and Pelés, Polsky wonders, will never be discovered—will never even discover themselves—because they’ve self-identified as gymnasts or swimmers beginning in preschool. https://t.co/pCQN0Mn22x
“Nothing is ever real until he sends the tweet.” https://t.co/Bep1mMSkKq
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