For those who have not yet seen it, CNN issued a challenge to its readers/viewers to sum up the State of the Union in a tweet. The results can be seen here, but I was struck by how interesting this idea is for the kinds of books that we read and write. If a book cannot be summed up in a tweet, is that a good thing? Or a bad thing?
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Robert Greene II
March 1, 2015
On Leonard NimoyBy now you’ve read one of the many tributes to Leonard Nimoy, the actor who was best known for the role of Spock in Star Trek for nearly fifty years. Read more
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