Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

Every Friday I point you to some worthwhile reading around the blogosphere:

1. Here’s a hilarious spoof of the Ipad (and Apple more generally) from The Onion.

2. And while we’re on the subject of technology, The New Republic also has a very funny piece on how middle aged people are being ruined by new media.

3. If you’re a wordsmith, you’ll love this piece from The Nieman Journalism Lab about words New York Times readers find difficult.

4. You’ll also love this video of a real, live calligrapher in The Guardian.

5. This feature on Roger Ebert in Esquire is amazing, as is his response to it in The Sun Times. (Hat Tip: Lisa Romeo Writes.)

6. Finally, here’s a piece I did on the evolving diplomatic row between the UK and Israel over the Hamas Assassination in Dubai in

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3 Responses to Friday Pix: Recommended Reading For The Weekend

  1. Lisa Romeo says:

    I guess I read online news articles too quickly because I never knew about that look-up function at Loved the article over at Neiman; thanks for the link.

  2. Daryl Boylan says:

    Re PD piece on Israeli-Brit relations : Oh, oh…Always troublesome when allies, or at least favorably regarded folk, get caught with their intelligence (???) pants down. Thanks for keeping me up to speed on what is a very underplayed story in US press.

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