For Your Perusal, a Much-Needed Corrective to that Awful Yahoo News Article a Few Weeks Back

2 Aug

In the most recent New Yorker, Atul Gawande makes essentially the same argument that shitty Yahoo News article made. Unlike the Yahoo assholes, he makes it with humanity and grace. If, like me, you’re going through a thing where you experience sudden glimpses of your own mortality like flashes of lightning in an otherwise clear sky, it’s sort of a heartstring-render, particularly at the end. But it’s smart, thoughtful, and meaningful in a way that our soundbite-driven (non-New Yorker) media never manages to be. Please read it.


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