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Jason Goldman is the former chief digital officer of the White House, where he worked to develop online engagement strategy and outreach. Goldman was part of the Blogger team acquired by Google in 2003. He worked as a product manager for Google from 2003 to 2006. In 2007, he was on the founding team of Twitter, where he was head of product and served on the board of directors until 2010. Along with Twitter cofounders Evan Williams and Biz Stone, he started the Obvious Corporation, which has helped found and finance companies such as Branch and Medium.
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Mad as Hell
The Making of Network and the Fateful Vision of the Angriest Man in Movies
Dave Itzkoff - 2014-02-18
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The behind-the-scenes story of the making of the iconic movie Network, which transformed the way we think about television and the way television thinks about us“I’m mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore!”Those words, spoken by an unhinged anchorman named Howard Beale, “the mad prophet of the airwaves,” took America by storm in 1976, ...
Jason Goldman
Dave's book is an incredibly fun and informative read. Highly recommended for anyone who has an interest in how movies are made and in particular the making of Chayefsky's masterpiece.      source
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Sunny Days
The Children's Television Revolution That Changed America
David Kamp - 2020-05-12
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From bestselling writer David Kamp, the engrossing, behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children’s TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Free to Be...You and Me, and Schoolhouse Rock!—which collectively transformed American childhood for the better, teaching kids about diver...
Jason Goldman
I liked this book a lot! In particular the history of the policy choices that led to the funding and support of children’s television. Also a nice dog seems to like it.      source
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All the Light We Cannot See
A Novel
Anthony Doerr - 2017-04-04 (first published in 2014)
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize, a New York Times Book Review Top Ten Book, National Book Award finalist, more than two and a half years on the New York Times bestseller listFrom the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, the stunningly beautiful instant New York Times bestseller about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths ...
Jason Goldman
All The Light We Cannot See is the best book I've read in a while. I tend to speed read and here I savored every word; the writing is just effortlessly beautiful. I hope it's made it onto high school WWII syllabi by now.      source