With Prime Minister Justin Trudeau going into quarantine, more responsibility may fall to his deputy, Chrystia Freeland. Her writing for The Atlantic offers a glimpse into her thinking.
Peter LattmanCanada's implementer-in-chief and lead minister, @cafreeland, is an extraordinary talent. Read her writing for The Atlantic. (I also once shared a plate of hot dogs with her at Old Town Bar, which is the main reason for this tweet.)
The Oscar-winning "Parasite" filmmaker spoke with his hero Kelly Reichardt over videochat. The result was as delightful and nerdy as you might imagine.
Peter LattmanJust saw the beguiling “First Cow” because of @aoscott’s rave; now loving this conversation between its director Kelly Reichardt, “Parasite” director Bong and Atlantic film czar @davidlsims.
The bakery is introducing the “two chip” cookie for the opening of its NoHo store.
Peter LattmanI’ve long admired how Levain steadfastly refused to make its chocolate chips cookie without walnuts. Welp, it looks like, under new private equity ownership, they’ve finally capitulated. Sigh.
Technocratic management, no matter how brilliant, cannot unwind structural inequalities.
Peter LattmanWhy do elite college grads vie for jobs at McKinsey? What effect has McKinsey had on US industry? The answers "explain why the Democrat's left wing is so suspicious of the nice and obviously impressive young man who wishes to be president." @DSMarkovits
With remarkable clarity, Greta Gerwig’s adaptation establishes love and its complement, sacrifice, as mutually engaged emotions.
Peter Lattman"Gerwig’s film is the first of this novel’s many Hollywood adaptations to be a work of art in its own right." John Matteson, author of a Pulitzer Prize-winning biography of Louisa May Alcott, lurves "Little Women."
We asked lawmakers, lobbyists, White House aides, presidential candidates and more for their top books and trends of 2019.
Peter Lattman“Among the articles noted as interesting, The Atlantic was the most popular publication, racking up citations for six different stories or issues” (including pieces by @CaitlinPacific and @amandamull)