Really, I'd put the New York Times more at a 10, if I just had 7 more sources for news I liked better. It is qualitatively different and inferior in many respects to both the Economist and fivethirtyeight.com.
I mostly write about my main obsession, tennis. When I'm not experimenting with new tennis racquets, I love to watch a good movie or read a great book. I'm a fan of both non-fiction (especially books … more