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Internships, celebrity culture and the new publishing model

An interesting post last week by Alison Masters on RSA Projects considers whether internships are part of the problem or part of the solution. I left a comment drawing a comparison between the internship debate and the destructive influence of celebrity publishing … Continue reading

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The language of wit, not of hate

So This Is Depravity and Other Observations by Russell Baker My rating: 5 of 5 stars It was in the aftermath of the 2000 presidential election that I first, all unwitting, encountered the phenomenon of American political commentary in all … Continue reading

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