February 6th, 2016

The Short: "Bringing Silicon Valley To Congress"

by Jason Putorti (Tech Crunch)

The short answer is that technology can make our democracy more accessible and transparent. It has already happened in less advanced economies, and it’s happening at the regional and state level, but it has yet to breach the halls of Congress.

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The Long: "When Whitney Hit The High Note"

by Danyel Smith (ESPN The Magazine)

You have to understand.
You have to remember.
This is 1991. Before six people died in the World Trade Center bombing. Before 168 died in Oklahoma City. This is before 111 individuals were injured by a bomb made of nails and screws at the Atlanta Olympics. Before backpacks stuffed with pressure cookers and ball bearings blew limbs from people at the Boston Marathon.
Think back.

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