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Nick Paumgarten

Nick Paumgarten appears in the following:

Please Explain: Drones

Friday, May 18, 2012

Nick Paumgarten, staff writer for The New Yorker, explains what drones are, how they work, and the technological advancements that are making drones more prevalent in military and civilian life. He’s the author of “Here’s Looking at You” in the May 14 issue of The New Yorker.

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Sex, Love, and Loneliness on the Internet

Wednesday, June 29, 2011

Nick Paumgarten, staff writer for The New Yorker, discusses the world of online dating. He looks at the ways programmers, mathematicians, and psychologists have made online dating sites more sophisticated, and investigates whether matchmaking can be reduced to a formula. His article “Looking for Someone” appears in the July 4, 2011, issue of The New Yorker.

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Whole Foods Politics

Tuesday, January 05, 2010

Last week John Mackey announced he was resigning as chairman of the board of the grocery chain Whole Foods. Coincidentally, Nick Paumgarten recently profiled Mackey in The New Yorker. He discusses the Whole Foods philosophy and the strange life of its now-former chairman.

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"Debt, Greed, Hubris"

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Nick Paumgarten, staff writer for The New Yorker magazine, looks at the origins and impact of the financial crisis in this week's New Yorker. His summation: "debt, greed, hubris."

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Money Matters, Still

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

Nick Paumgarten, staff writer for The New Yorker, looks at the origins of the financial crisis and forecasts how the collapse will – or won’t - change the financial landscape. Citicorp chairman Dick Parsons discusses the future of mega banks in the aftermath of the stress test. Also, whether insurance ...