April 2019

Food and teams

Fascinating look into how one of the most successful coaches in the world builds team strength with carefully orchestrated meals: I was friends with every single teammate I ever had in my [time] with the Spurs. That might sound far-fetched, but it’s true. And those team meals were one of the biggest reasons why. To…more

Power and choice

> One might think that the most powerful man has the most choices, but in reality he has the fewest. Too much depends on his every move. – from [Tales of the Tyrant](https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2002/05/tales-of-the-tyrant/302480/), a fascinating look at Saddam Hussein’s daily life