Scott A. Sandage
Scott A. Sandage

Scott A. Sandage is the author of Born Losers: A History of Failure in America.

How Failure Breeds Success
May 28 2014 3:34 PM“I Have Never Been Up”The persistent, powerful meme of Abraham Lincoln as a “failure at 50.”
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Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.