Writing is hard work. A clear sentence is no accident. Very few sentences come out right the first time, or even the third time. Remember this in moments of despair. If you find that writing is hard, it’s because it is hard. It’s one of the hardest things that people do.
Tim Wu on a new rule that violates Obama’s promise of net neutrality: http://nyr.kr/1jU2AQ2
“It threatens to make the Internet just like everything else in American society: unequal in a way that deeply threatens our long-term prosperity.”
Above: Obama at Coe College, in 2007. Photograph by David Lienemann/AP.