TouchStone Reads - March 15th, 2024


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 Algebra of Wealth | No Mercy / No Malice (

  • How 16 Companies are Dominating the World’s Google Search Results (Detailed)

  • To Stop a Shooter: Why would an armed officer stand by as a school shooting unfolds? (The Atlantic)

  • What’s Really Going On with Immigration? (Demography Unplugged)

  • Is The New York Times’ newsroom just a bunch of Ivy Leaguers? (Kinda, sorta.) (Nieman Lab)

  • The Oceans We Knew Are Already Gone (The Atlantic)

  • The Errors Tour: How the Pros Bungled the End of Zero Interest Rates (Markets)

  • The Curious, Brilliant, Vanishing Mr. Feynman: From the Manhattan Project to the Challenger investigation, the physicist Richard Feynman loved to shoot down what he called “lousy ideas.”  (Freakonomics)

  • Five Teachings of the Dalai Lama I Try to Live By: Tibetan Buddhist wisdom you can use: 1. Serve the tea. 2. Show your teeth. 3. Change places. 4. Think, don’t just feel. 5. Let it go. (The Atlantic)

  • The 38 Best Food Movies of All Time (Eater)

  • Hollywood Hits 2023 (Threads)

What are you reading or listening to?