On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Pejman Yousefzadeh and I are joined by Jay Nordlinger to discuss his book on the Nobel Peace Prize – Peace, They Say: A History of the Nobel Peace Prize, the Most Famous and Controversial Prize in the World. We discussed the way the famous prize is structured, the interesting people who have won it, the politics that are so often involved, and who he would nominate for a Peace Prize if he could.
I work in communications and public affairs. I try to squeeze in as much reading as I can while still spending time with my wife and two kids (and cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers and Michigan Wolverines during football season - oh, and watching golf too).
JV Last offers advice to the NFL: “Today you can walk into Walmart and buy a 65” Ultra-HD TV for $470. Meanwhile, if a fan wants to go see a Steelers game, the average ticket is $93 and parking is $40. Do the math …”- #
Trying to wrestle my review of Suicide of the West into publishable shape. Oof, at 2000 words and counting without discussing Part Three.
Richard Brookhiser on Mike Potemra “Mike was a pilgrim, the wandering Christian, the walking American. Through the storm, through the night, lead me on to the light.”- #