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I Do Choose to Run: A Model, Idiot?

You know things are getting bad when your country starts acting like Derek Zoolander. And, as demonstrated by last week’s comical congressional break-dance fighting over raising the debt ceiling, that’s precisely what we’re doing. Like everyone’s favorite directionally challenged male model, our nation just can’t turn left – because every time we reach a crucial…

n+1 founders share magazine-starting experience

N+1 founders Mark Greif and Keith Gessen spoke Tuesday evening on the pleasures and perils of starting a small literary magazine. In a presentation filled with humor and flecked with colorful anecdotes, Greif and Gessen offered advice to aspiring writers and entrepreneurs, sharing stories about the humble beginnings of what has in the last five years become a successful literary enterprise.

World-wide Web

Chris Anderson, prize-winning author and editor in chief of WIRED magazine, spoke Monday evening at Cubberley Auditorium about the Internet’s potential to reduce barriers to entry in manufacturing for small-time inventors and entrepreneurs — a concept Anderson termed “democratization of the tools of production and distribution.”