Archive for June, 2018

I Meet Some Chickens

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I have a piece in this week's New Yorker in which I try to find the most pampered backyard chicken in Silicon Valley. (Why? Because a recent Washington Post article stated that, in Silicon Valley, having a pimped-out chicken coop ...

Filthy filthy filthy

Saturday, June 30th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

For a segment on the great public radio show Studio 360, I took the uncleanest person I know (comedian Dave Hill) to an exhibition of art made solely from dust, dirt, and smog. Listen here. Huge thanks to producers Sarah ...

Misty!

Friday, June 15th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I have the huge honor--or, rather, my new book does--of being reviewed by ballerina Misty Copeland on the front page of this Sunday's New York Times Book Review. [sound of heart and ego exploding] (Update: And now I've had the opportunity to ...

What Have I Done to Deserve This (from Vanity Fair)?

Thursday, June 7th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »