TouchStone Reads - April 21st, 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...

  • We’ve Been Measuring the Economy All Wrong (The Atlantic)

  • Podcast - Strong on the Downside. Everybody has a podcast now - Here's Ours. Limited run.

  • Fox News won. Dominion won. The rest of us lost (Vox)

  • Why China Could Dominate the Next Big Advance in Batteries (

  • The day the book banners lost in Pennsylvania’s culture wars (Philadelphia Inquirer)

  • The Repo Man Returns as More Americans Fall Behind on Car Payments: (Businessweek)

  • Is Substack Notes a ‘Twitter clone’? W (The Verge)

  • How did solar power get cheap? (Construction Physics)

  • Colorado River snaking through Grand Canyon most endangered US waterway (The Guardian)

  • Florida Governor Ron DeSantis threatening to erect a prison next to Disney. FYI there’s already a jail *inside* the Magic Kingdom.

  • The World’s Richest Person Auditions His Five Children to Run LVMH, the Luxury Empire (WSJ)

  • Good Ad. This is a bit precarious (YouTube)

What are you reading or listening to?