Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Is College Overrated?

30% of American high school grads never go to college.

30% graduate from college.

What happens to that other 40% of Americans that go but never graduate? Read David Leonhardt's NYT article here. (Thanks Dad)

Career Lessons from Elena Kagan vs. Richard Posner

Read Ben Casnocha's analysis of "career lessons" between Kagan and Posner here. (Thanks, Gloria)

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Pearls Before Breakfast

Can one of the nation's great musicians, Joshua Bell, cut through the fog of a D.C. rush hour? Read the Pulitzer-Prize winning Post article. (Thanks, Jules)

Tell-All Generation Learns to Keep Things Offline

"Many members of the tell-all generation are rethinking what it means to live out loud." Read the NYT article here.

Sunday, May 2, 2010


Courtesy of xkcd

All the Obama 20-Somethings

Some of 's young staff members, from left, Alejandra Campoverdi, Samantha Tubman, Eric Lesser and Herbie Ziskend
The New York Times magazine featured a an-depth article about the life of young Obama staffers. Also, meet Rotus.

Why Women Aren’t C.E.O.s, According to Women Who Almost Were

"It’s not a pipeline problem. It’s about loneliness, competition and deeply rooted barriers." Read more in the NYT .