TouchStone Reads - March 18th, 2022


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...

  • How Wanting Less Leads to Satisfaction (The Atlantic)

  • How a wrinkle in the oil futures market has clogged America’s oil pump (NPR)

  • Major breakthrough on nuclear fusion energy (BBC)

  • Possible Outcomes of the Russo-Ukrainian War and China's Choice - U.S.-China Perception Monitor (

  • Could Putin actually fall? What history teaches us about how autocrats lose power — and how Putin might hang on. (Vox)

  • Watch: Russian cops arrest woman for holding a blank sign (Boing)

  • If your hospital suddenly feels more like an Apple store or greenhouse, biophilic design is why (Fast Company)

  • Retiring U.S. archivist to White House: "You better not hire another white male" (Axios)

  • Anna Delvey was deported (Netflix) - (The Cut)

  • "So how did you two meet?" (Chart of the Week - YouTube)

What are you reading or listening to?