Choose Reality While You Still Can
Reality has inadvertently become less popular in recent years.
«Then a terrifying thought dawned on me: I see through the fraud because I was born in 1980, and I still know what real life looks like»
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Natalia Mehlman Petrzela’s ’Fit Nation’ offers a fascinating but frustratingly selective history of America’s physical fitness obsession.
Organised fun: who’s it all for?
Fad foods. Hinge pubs. Clive Martin witnesses the true dawn of organised fun.
The Quality Cliff: A Mental Model for CMOs
Are you spending too much on content, or not enough? Here's a framework to help.
Curse of Knowledge: How to Be an Approachable Genius
An exploration of the Curse of Knowledge, a phenomenon that makes us lose touch with those who lack the wisdom we acquired five minutes ago.
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