The Big Money and Slate present "Everyday I Read the Book," featuring Daniel Gross. Dan's guest today is Matt Miller, a contributing editor at Fortune, host of public radio's Left, Right and Center, and author of the new book The Tyranny of Dead Ideas: Letting Go of the Old Ways of Thinking To Unleash a New Prosperity.
TODAY IN SLATE
The Irritating Confidante
John Dickerson on Ben Bradlee’s fascinating relationship with John F. Kennedy.
My Father Invented Social Networking at a Girls’ Reform School in the 1930s
Renée Zellweger’s New Face Is Too Real
Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
The All The President’s Men Scene That Captured Ben Bradlee
Is It Better to Be a Hero Like Batman?
Or an altruist like Bruce Wayne?
Driving in Circles
The autonomous Google car may never actually happen.