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A broken neck and a brilliant memoir. #Half-Life

When you first meet Joshua Prager, you see his stick. Then you see the smile, the warmth in his face, and the light in his eyes. And the stick doesn’t matter.

But in his memoir, of course it does. It symbolises another life entirely from the one he meant to lead.   Continue reading


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What good is Twitter? A report worth reading by @nadjasnews

“Social media cannot be outsourced to a web team. It’s every reporter’s job.” How and why is the subject of “What Good is Twitter?” – an academic report from Austrian business correspondent Nadja Hahn @nadjasnews. I don’t know her, but I like her style. Continue reading