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Bring a measure of sanity to your daily (and sometimes even hourly) interactions with the news machine.

By MPL Staff on Mar 28, 2014 11:41 AM

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The gadgets of today mean news is constant and everywhere. From an air crash to a murder, a celebrity interview to a political scandal, The News: A User's Manual by Alain de Botton analyzes the impact events have on our minds. Why is a celebrity's life fascinating and war in a far off land...boring? And, how is this shaping our everyday worldviews? Jacki @ Central



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