Metrics are powerful tools, but they often miss crucial truths.
In a world where information is everywhere, it's increasingly important to know who's feeding you what, why, and how.
Reflections on telling nonfiction from nonsense.
No matter how well you know a thing now, it will likely look different to you someday, after your next existential transition.
There's a very real sense in which words have conjured the world as we know it. Which is why we should treat them with care.
There's much more to life than meets the eye, and we have to remember to look for it.
If you want to understand yourself better, ask your father. He's an expert on the subject of you.
Twenty years ago, I learned how little I really know--through a chance encounter outside a library with perhaps the smartest man I've ever met.
What gets measured gets done. But what can't be measured may be more important.
I think we should spend less time saying "don't judge," and more time saying "judge wisely." Here's why.