Heidi N. MooreSomething I think is smart and done really well: @BuzzFeed's The Stakes newsletter about politics, which includes those great text conversations with politicians that @BuzzFeedBen does. Texting is a great way to make politics accessible.
If you're in your 40s or 50s, you might think it's too late to start a business. Wrong: It's actually the perfect time.
Heidi N. MooreBy the way, these tech bros are also wrong. The best age to found a startup is 45 years old.
45 years old!
When thinking is clear, loss has been experienced, and impulsiveness is curbed.
Heidi N. MooreGoogle and Amazon are now in the oil business:
"Computer algorithms that perpetually improve themselves can automate the discovery of new reserves and streamline fossil fuel extraction — a big boost for companies that compete with wind and solar."
Amid criticism of a column praising “Jewish genius,” James Bennet defends the paper’s standards and procedures.
Heidi N. MooreNYT op-ed editor says essentially (not a quote): Yes of course we edited and fact-checked Bret Stephens' column and *of course* we left a link to white supremacist ideology, only to correct and rewrite it later. Of course this was all intentional.
‘Imagine six apartments, it isn’t hard to do, one is full of fur coats, another’s full of shoes...
Heidi N. Moore"Simon and Garfunkel were both bad at charades, he writes, though not as lousy as Bob Dylan, who couldn’t even do ‘sounds like’ or ‘how many syllables’: he was so inept that Elton threw oranges at him."
DIRECTIONS TO MY EXECUTORS regarding the envelope enclosed herewith. Miss Emily Hale, of Massachusetts, has presented to the Library of Princeton University the letters which I wrote to her between…
Heidi N. Moore"Before I [T.S. Eliot] left for Germany and England in 1914 I told her that I was in love with her. I have no reason to believe, from the way in which this declaration was received, that my feelings were returned, in any degree whatever."
How to survive the internet in 2020. (It’s not going to be easy.)
Heidi N. Moore"I’ll be honest with you: I’m terrified. I spend a lot of my time looking for edifying ways of interacting with technology."
Excellent column by @fmanjoo that captures what we're up against online this year, and why we're right to feel overwhelmed.
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Heidi N. MooreHere is more about ethnic differences within Judaism. Arab Jews exist, Indian Jews exist, Black Jews exist, and Bret Stephens is erasing their lives and accomplishments to advance himself.
Harvey Weinstein’s entire career was based on bad math. Weinstein, once lauded as an indie genius in the filmmaking business, cultivated an image as a dealmaker with artistic sensibilities, a powerbroker at the center of Hollywood.
Heidi N. MooreHere is the piece that I put up myself because two (2) op-ed editors did not think this was a real thing.
"Starting now, companies should start thinking about settlements as a bad investment."
Maya Forstater’s view of sex ‘not worthy of respect in democratic society’, employment judge finds
Heidi N. MooreIf you're wondering what the root of the JK Rowling controversy is:
A woman who works for a think tank -a think tank that works against poverty and inequality -did not have her work contract renewed because she wrote bigoted tweets erasing trans women.