From the Archives: 11/12/2014 Edition

The Rise and Fall of John Delorean (“I’ve always admired John Delorean, the man had a magnificent dream and a chin. To build a car company from the ground up”)

http://blog.longreads.com/2014/11/11/the-rise-and-fall-of-john-delorean/

 

London’s Legendary Taxi Driver Test Puts Up a Fight Against the Age of GPS

http://tmagazine.blogs.nytimes.com/2014/11/10/london-taxi-test-knowledge/

 

How to Study the Brain (“There are hundreds, maybe thousands of different kinds of cells within the brain. And—after nearly two centuries of research—exactly zero convincing theories of how it all works.”)

http://chronicle.com/article/How-to-Study-the-Brain/149945/

 

Who Gets the Money Spent on Share Buybacks?

https://medium.com/bull-market/who-gets-the-money-spent-on-share-buybacks-d61a55c00457

 

The Inconvenience of Salad (that’s why I don’t eat more of it)

http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2014/11/the-inconvenience-of-salad/382613/

 

Paul Silas, NBA Lifer

http://grantland.com/features/paul-silas-nba-career-boston-celtics-st-louis-atlanta-hawks-phoenix-suns-denver-nuggets-seattle-supersonics-charlotte-bobcats-lenny-wilkens-dave-cowens-bill-russell/

 

An Oral History of Weird Al’s UHF

http://thedissolve.com/features/oral-history/817-an-oral-history-of-weird-al-yankovics-uhf/

 

The Cyborg Medicine of Tomorrow is Inside the Veteran of Today

http://www.defenseone.com/technology/2014/11/cyborg-medicine-tomorrow-inside-veteran-today/98651/

 

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