Breaking News: Osama bin Laden, founder of al-Qaeda and the world’s most wanted terrorist, is dead.
President Obama will announce tonight that the body of bin Laden is in the hands of the US government following a military operation.
Again. Mr President, simply amazing.
I think people still like to read. We learned in 2007 that as hard as it is to make a video every other day, it’s even harder to live without text. And because books require a level of abstraction that images don’t, text based stories still offer a unique richness. No matter how good a “Paper Towns” movie might be – and I hope it’s awesome – it can’t be “like the book.” Nothing can be like a book except a book.
So many people are shut up tight inside themselves like boxes, yet they would open up, unfolding quite wonderfully, if only you were interested in them.