TouchStone Reads - January 6th, 2023


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 Most Dangerous People on the Internet in 2022 (Wired)

  • The Nokia Risk: Small countries, big firms, and the end of the fifth Schumpetarian wave (Phenomenal World)

  • The Most Hopeful Climate Stories of the Year: 15 climate stories you might have missed in 2022 (Distilled)

  • The Superiority Illusion: where everyone is above average (Scientific American)

  • Dangerous Minds: The legal world is slowly accepting that age 18—or 21—is not a magical moment of “adult” brain maturity (Slate)

  • 52 things I learned in 2022: This year I worked on fascinating projects in energy, media and health* at Magnetic, and learned many learnings (Medium)

  • The 100 greatest innovations of 2022: The 35th annual Best of What’s New awards (Popular Science)

  • The Real Santos Shocker (Puck)

  • The 23 Best Places to Go in the U.S. in 2023 (Condé Nast Traveler)

  • How McDonald’s Won Russia - and Then Lost It All (Businessweek)

  • A golden age for nonalcoholic beers, wines and spirits (NPR)

  • The year EVs outgrew Tesla (Vox)

  • Joel Embiid’s Process: How The 76ers Star Wants To Go ‘From Rich To Wealthy’ (Forbes)

What are you reading or listening to?