The Thanksgiving Day newspapers landed with a thud on the front doorstep. Even now in this digital age when most of us get our news online, the papers are stuffed with expensive colorful circulars and retail ads. Most of the mass-market pitches are bright, loud and pretty straightforward, proclaiming "Black Friday Deals" and "Doorbuster" … Continue reading Why Does This Gucci Model Look So Miserable?
To a greater or lesser extent, we all live in filter bubbles. Only truly shocking events shake up our view of the world. The 11/13 Paris attacks were the latest assault on our senses. Intelligence officials, police, politicians and the rest of us are dealing with a new reality - that ISIS and … Continue reading What We Can Learn About Ourselves After the Paris Attacks