TouchStone Reads - August 27th, 2021


We often set aside articles that are longer, deserve a re-read, are broader in scope…or just for fun — for weekend reading. Below are some from this week — pour yourself a hot cup of coffee & enjoy...

  • The High Priest of Cryptopia Regrets Nothing (New York Magazine)

  • For Whom the Taliban’s ‘Existential Crisis’ Tolls (Bloomberg) and The Fall of Afghanistan (Sam Harris PodCast - Making Sense)

  • Companies Are Hoarding Record Cash Amid Delta Fears (Wall Street Journal)

  • The new threat to China’s luxury boom (Vogue)

  • How Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube are handling the Taliban (Vox)

  • Why I took Money out of my house... (Irrelevant Investor)

  • What God, Quantum Mechanics and Consciousness Have in Common (Scientific American)

  • The Real Source of America’s Rising Rage (Mother Jones)

  • Fatherhood: Wow. Dave Grohl and his daughter Violet Grohl perform an acoustic cover of Adele‘s “When We Were Young” (YouTube)

  • The Wildest POV's From Red Bull Rampage (YouTube)

What are you reading or listening to?