Newsletter 80


Hic sunt camelopardus: this historical edition of The Browser is presented for archaeological purposes; links and formatting may be broken.

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Writing Worth Reading
    * [2]Champion Cyclist Against Cancer, Under Siege
      Bruce Weber et al | NYT | 21 August 2010
      Gripping profile of Lance Armstrong, asking whether drug scandal will
      tarnish his cancer work. Portrays him as brave but ruthless, admired but
      disliked
    * [3]America's Insurgent Pollster
      John Fund | WSJ | 21 August 2010
      Interview with Harold Rasmussen, co-founder of ESPN, now leading
      pollster, pioneer of automated telephone polling. Sees politics as elite
      vs people, more than left vs right
    * [4]Future Of Internet Search
      Esther Dyson | Project Syndicate | 19 August 2010
      A thousand pieces written with this title. This one is worth reading.
      "When people search, they aren't just looking for nouns or information;
      they are looking for action"
    * [5]Mosques Of Bradistan
      Samira Shackle | New Statesman | 20 August 2010
      Fact-filled report on Muslims of Bradford. Most emigrated from Mirpur,
      one of least-developed parts of Pakistan. Community remains poor,
      intermarried, unassimilated
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[6]Topic: True Crime
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Four classic newspaper crime reports, from China to Central Park
  West. [7]Continue reading...
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      7. http://thebrowser.com/topics/true-crime

[8]ON OUR SISTER SITE, FIVEBOOKS.COM: This week's theme-[9]Journeys.
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      9. http://fivebooks.com/interviews/daniel-finkelstein-on-british-conservatism

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