Trump & Russia
"Where there's smoke, there's fire" - old proverb talking about Trump, his associates and their connections to Russia.
The Three Trump-Russia Scandals Explained - Vox
Trump, Putin and the New Cold War - The New Yorker
Part 1 of 2.
The New Yorker's Big Cover Story Reveals 5 Uncomfortable Truths About U.S. & Russia - The Intercept
Part 2 of 2.
What Steve Bannon Really Wants - Quartz
This is the guy driving the White House. His fingerprints are everywhere, including Trump's rhetoric on the media, trade, immigration etc.
I Was a Muslim In Trump's White House - The Atlantic
Why the Leaks Won't Stop - Politico
Does Stephen Miller Speak for Trump? or Vice Versa? - Bloomberg
5 Takeaways From Trump's Speech to Congress - NY Times
President Trump Finally Went 24 Hours Without a False or Misleading Claim - Washington Post
In March. 41 days into his Presidency.
Snapchat Faces the Public - Time
Big news in the markets this week was Snapchat's parent company, Snap Inc., going public. The IPO went swimmingly (+44%) but Snapchat currently loses more money than it makes and faces strong competition from Facebook. How long will the honeymoon last?
Is Snapchat the next Facebook - or Twitter? - The Hive
Uber is Doomed - Jalopnik
Outside of Trump, not sure anybody has had a harder start to 2017 than Uber. First they face a sexual harassment scandal, then their CEO was caught in an unfortunate argument on camera. All of this while there are mounting concerns regarding the economics of their business.
How a Typo Took Down S3, the Backbone of the Internet - The Verge
A Crisis in Sports: Attention Spans - Longreads
A 'Perfect Storm' is Brewing for Legalized Sports Gambling - Yahoo Finance
How Kevin Durant Became Silicon Valley's Hottest Start-Up - NY Times
How Andre Iguodala Became the NBA's Ambassador to Silicon Valley - Fast Company
The History of the Comic that Inspired Logan and Revolutionized the Marvel Brand - Vulture
The Man Behind Moonlight - Buzzfeed
Moonlight crashed the Oscars last Sunday night. Here's the story of the director behind the 'Best Picture' winner.
Netflix Is Releasing a Comedy Special Each Week for the Rest of 2017 - The Verge
The Mixed Bag
The Meaning of Allahu Akbar - Hazlitt
Our Lady Strays - Outside
The world's largest dog sanctuary is located on a farm in Costa Rica. This is the story about the woman behind it and her volunteers.
I'm Renting a Dog? - Bloomberg
I guess you can lease a dog now, thanks to Wags Lending.
Buried Alive: Stories From Inside Solitary Confinement - GQ
The Man Who Broke Ticketmaster - Motherboard
The Hunt of Perfect Sugar - Fortune
Financiers Fight Over the American Dream - New Yorker
Story about Bill Ackman's fight with Herbalife.