From the Archives: 1/18/2013 Edition

What should we fear?

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/books/2013/01/a-collection-of-essays-about-what-we-should-fear.html

 

On Being Injured in the NFL

http://www.esquire.com/print-this/nfl-injuries-0213?page=all

 

In Disgraced Athlete News

 

Armstrong begins his end 

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1000142412
7887323468604578248523635678236.html?mod=WSJ_GoogleNews

Pretend you saw all 90 minutes in 160 seconds

http://www.nowthisnews.com/news/lance-armstrongs-oprah-confession-in-160-seconds/

 

Malcolm Gladwell and Chuck Klosterman discuss the Catfishing of Manti Te’o

http://www.grantland.com/story/_/id/8854036/malcolm-gladwell-chuck-klosterman-manti-teo

and the original article Manti Te’o’s Dead Girlfriend is a Hoax 

http://deadspin.com/5976517/

 

Finding Oswald the Rabbit, one of Disney’s earliest creations, an appropriate voice (if nothing else, check out the sweet HTML5)

http://www.polygon.com/2013/1/17/3882754/oswald-epic-mickey-disney

Wired Interview with Larry Page

http://www.wired.com/business/2013/01/ff-qa-larry-page/all/

 

An Open Payments system built into web standards could transform online transactions (I personally am not holding my breath)

http://www.technologyreview.com/news/509921/plan-would-put-a-bank-in-every-browser/

 

Going into elections, why is Netanyahu’s opposition so fragmented?

http://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/138764/noam-sheizaf/israels-left-in-the-dark?page=show

 

The limits of China’s Consumer Revolution

http://www.project-syndicate.org/commentary/the-limits-of-china-s-consumer-revolution-by-zhang-monan

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