Chris Rock summarized the difference between income and wealth in the context of the pro sports: “Shaq is rich. The white man who signs his check… is wealthy.”
The math is complicated.
We are no longer fighting a disease, but a bizarre, apocalyptic civil war.
For many influential Southerners, the spread of COVID is less worrying than the spread of democracy.
This is not your father’s crimewave.
Entertainment is the future of business.
Dragging Donald Trump’s finances into the daylight is a key step in restoring the power of ordinary people over their own political system. That’s why leaders from both parties are reluctant to let that happen.
Humanity will wake up to a strange new power over our planet with no guide on how to use it.
It’s a town full of hustlers, but all hustles are not created equal.