It’s taken us a while to get around to this, but it’s still worth it…
Malcolm Gladwell recently appeared on “This American Life” and had some interesting things to say about the Washington Post (he used to work there), including his own “Jayson Blair” moments.
He tells a long and funny story, which you should listen to in full, but here are some other random side notes:
>UPDATE: Gladwell says to take his story with a grain of salt. Sure, we doubt he pulled off all those pranks that he said he did. But is his assessment of the Business, Health and Science desks still fairly spot-on?