Stop sharing “articles from around the web” because I’m losing faith in the web. Half of these images are gross.

stories from around the web

You see them all the time at the bottom of news articles. It’s a collection of “articles from around the web” implying a super casual happenstance collection of things you might like to read, assembled in one place for your convenience. “Articles from around the web” my ass. If this were true, it would appear […]

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The nouveau riche and The New Republic. What works in tech doesn't work everywhere.


Jeff Bezos, founder of, bought The Washington Post in October, 2013. Just over a year later, that paper reported on another storied publication (The New Republic) that had been purchased by yet another tech bajillionaire, Chris Hughes (of Facebook founding fame). What was the headline of that story? Maybe that’s a bit sensationalist, but […]

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