Good Saturday morning. Following a busy and emotional week, we have some interesting food for your brain — our long form weekend reads.
• How to see into the future (FT)
• Carol J. Loomis: The Fortune legend & Buffett biographer talks about 60 years in business journalism (Columbia Journalism Review)
• Hard money is not a mistake (Interfluidity)
• Instant Gratification: As the economy gets ever better at satisfying our immediate, self-serving needs, who is minding the future? (American Scholar)
• Notes on the Celebrity Data Theft (Nik Cubrilovic)
• How Matt’s Machine Works: WordPress creator Matt Mullenweg’s unconventional model runs 22% of the Internet. (FastCo Labs)
• The Death of Adulthood in American Culture (NYT Mag)
• Praise feels good, but negativity is stronger (Aeon)
• Life Atop Ground Zero: Thirteen years after 9/11, the World Trade Center is undergoing a massive transformation. What has life been like above the site? (Medium)
• The Church of In-N-Out Burger (Priceonomics)
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