Part-Time Genius Trophy Winners

Tupac studied ballet and was in his high school’s production of Nutcracker. Ikea uses 1% of the world’s wood to make its furniture. Einstein’s brain was about 10% smaller than that of the average human. I learned these and about a hundred other mind-blowing facts from a podcast I got into beginning last summer: Part-Time GeniusĀ (“PTG”). The hosts, Will “Will” Pearson and Mangesh “Mango” Hattikudur, describe PTG asĀ “their newest adventure, built on the premise that learning is much more fun […]

Immigrants: We Get the Job Done

I had the pleasure of (finally!) seeing Hamilton a couple of weekends ago. As many others have done, I listened to Hamilton sound track on repeat. Among so many gems, one line from Yorktown resonated with me in particular: Immigrants: we get the job done Until the Hamilton Mixtape came out, which found its way into my Hamilton Favs list on Spotify, I kept wishing more was done with that line. Sure enough, the Mixtape includes an entire song based […]