Reuters – September 21, 2018

The computer-generated trio at the center of Balmain’s new campaign is the latest example of fashion brands embracing technology to lure digital-savvy younger clients.

Is she human” or “digital”?- In actuality,‬
‪Supermodels rarely reflected “reality.”‬

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The Wall Street Journal – September 17, 2018

US companies have moved cautiously repatriating profits stockpiled overseas in response to last year’s tax rewrite, despite the Trump administration’s assertions that trillions of dollars would come home quickly.

TOUTING huge returns is so relaxing.
Clawing back profits is really taxing.

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The New York Times – September 16, 2018

Political and technological disruption have fed off each other since the nation’s founding.

Too much “opinion,” too little “fact”

This vital balance is “out of whack.”

 

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The New York Times – September 18, 2018

Violence, bitter partisanship, an uncertain future. These are dark times.In fact, humanity just had its gloomiest year in more than a decade, according to a new survey of the emotional lives of more than 154,000 people around the world.

Worry, stress, political mess,

Are drags on people’s happiness.

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Huffpost – March 6, 2016

No matter how tactfully you approach the conversation, some won’t have a willingness to talk politics. And you know what? That’s just fine… And no political conversation is worth losing a friend.

Conversational barriers are getting taller,
While simple “small talk” is getting “smaller.”

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