Gary Rivlin is a Pulitzer Prize–winning investigative reporter and the author of five books, including Katrina: After the Flood. His work has appeared in the New York Times Magazine, Mother Jones, GQ, and Wired, among other publications. He is a two-time Gerald Loeb Award winner and former reporter for the New York Times. He lives in New York with his wife, theater director Daisy Walker, and two sons.
“A nuanced, first-rate look.”
“Exquisitely readable…One of the best books on new technology…laugh-out-loud funny.”
“A master journalist’s fascinating chronicle of the Harold Washington mayorality.”
I go inside a slot machine factory for the New York Times Magazine. The diabolical brilliance of this modern-day marvel that generates the bulk of any casino’s profits.
Growing rich in the trailer park business.
George Gilder weighs the cost of his pie-eyed tech optimism.