Daily Briefing

Deep buzz for the content-deprived

Every weekday, while you get showered and dressed, we pluck these dewy- fresh, breaking stories from the info-clogged byways of the datasphere. Pour yourself a cup of coffee and stoke up on everything you need to know, or at least enough to fake it.

The Two-Pizza Rule And The Secret Of Amazon's Success
Alex Hern, The Guardian | Amazon's Two-Pizza Rule | April 25, 2018

Selling things to shoppers is the tip of Amazon's commercial iceberg...

TrumpChallenges Native Americans' Historical Standing
Dan Diamond, Politico | Trump vs. Native Americans | April 23, 2018

Tribal leaders say the policy will reverse centuries-old protections...

Church Of The Donald
Ruth Graham, Politico | Church Of The Donald | April 22, 2018

Never mind Fox. Trump's most reliable media mouthpiece is now Christian TV...

The State-by-State Guide to Weed in America
Elisabeth Garber-Paul and Tana Ganeva, Rolling Stone | Weed In America: A Guide | April 21, 2018

Confused? We were too. Here's a state-by-state guide...

A Voyage Along Trump's Wall
Nick Paumgarten, The New Yorker | Canoeing The Rio Grande | April 21, 2018

How life and a landscape would be changed...

Germany's Unicorn Craze
Madeleine Schwartz, The Atlantic | Unicorns In Germany | April 21, 2018

The mythical creature rises in uncertain times...

How One Joke On "Roseanne" Explains the Show
Emily Nussbaum, The New Yorker | The New "Roseanne" | April 19, 2018

The show offers a clever finger trap for critics...

The Man Behind The President's Tweets
Robert Draper, The New York Times | Trump Tweets | April 19, 2018

Unraveling the mystery of Dan Scavino...

One Of The Solar System's Early Planets Didn't Survive, But Its Diamonds Are Now On Earth
Deborah Netburn, Los Angeles Times | Protoplanet Diamonds | April 18, 2018

Discovered inside a small asteroid...

America's Economy Is Back And Roaring And Its People Are Winning
Donald Trump, USA Today Opinion | Trump Op-Ed | April 17, 2018

Many Americans will complete their taxes on a simple, single sheet of paper...