TouchStone Reads - June 10th, 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...

  • Oliver Burkeman’s last column: the eight secrets to a (fairly) fulfilled life (The Guardian)

  • 14 Warning Signs That You Are Living in a Society Without a Counterculture (Ted Gioia)

  • New Zealand’s Christchurch massacre was one of the world’s deadliest mass shootings. Here’s what happened next (Grid)

  • A study gave cash and therapy to men at risk of criminal behavior. 10 years later, the results are in. (Vox)

  • Might I suggest not listening to famous people about money? (Vox)

  • The Halo Effect: Bad Forecasts by Billionaires (The Big Picture)

  • When I First Saw Elon Musk for Who He Really Is (Slate)

  • Is the $100 Million Car the New $100 Million Artwork? (Vanity Fair)

  • Record Labels Dig Their Own Grave. And the Shovel is Called TikTok (The Honest Broker)

  • The Japan that Abe Shinzo made (Noahpinion)

  • What the TSA could teach Congress about gun control (Vox)

What are you reading or listening to?