TouchStone Reads - November 24th, 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...

  • 'Ray, This Is a Religion’  How the world’s largest hedge fund lost two top hires (NYMag)

  • China’s Age of Malaise (NewYorker)

  • Podcast: Inside the Coup at OpenAI (NYT Daily)

  • The Artificial Intelligence Revolution: Part 1 (Wait But Why)

  • We've Broken Down Your Entire Life Into Years Spent Doing Tasks (HuffPost)

  • The Biggest Hidden Bias in Politics (The Garden of Forking Paths)

  • 40% of people willfully choose to be ignorant. Here’s why (Big Think)

  • Sacha Baron Cohen Slams TikTok: “Creating Biggest Antisemitic Movement Since the Nazis”  (The Hollywood Reporter)

  • The Supreme Court’s new ethics code is a joke (Vox)

  • Your “immune resilience” greatly impacts your health and lifespan (Big Think)

  • The world’s 280 million electric bikes and mopeds are cutting demand for oil far more than electric cars (The Conversation)

  • For the love of quirk: One man’s journey into the weird and wonderful side of car collecting (Classic Driver)

  • Time travel: What if you met your future self? (BBC)

  • Recommended Reading - The Atlantic App. It's free in your app store (for now) and always has thoughtful well written daily content. With a diabolical crossword...

What are you reading or listening to?