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Opinion | In Praise of A.D.H.D.
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Opinion | In Praise of A.D.H.D.

Ten years ago, when my son Nicolai was 11, his doctor wanted to put him on medication for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. “It would make him less wild,” I explained to my mother, who was then 85. “It would slow him down a bit.” My mother grumbled. “Look around you,” she said in Yiddish. “Look…

In praise of the addictive madness of ‘Bachelor’ Twitter
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In praise of the addictive madness of ‘Bachelor’ Twitter

Confession: I've never seen a single episode of The Bachelor. I've come to this life decision for a few reasons: I'm generally bad at keeping up with TV, which is time consuming. I prefer to spend the minutes I have doing things like catching horses in The Legend of Zelda and giving them dumb names.…