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Welcome to THE DIRT CHANNEL. A free newsletter about the tech industry and other catastrophes, by Paul Bradley Carr.

A writer who knows all of Silicon Valley’s darkest secrets.” ADAM PENENBERG

“Uproarious and brilliant.”WIRED

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Tony.

I heard the news about Tony Hsieh last night by text message. The latest in a years-long string of texts about Tony, sent by various mutual friends in Las Vegas. Tony just bought the Ferguson Hotel. Tony is turning Zappos into a Holacracy. Tony is starting an airline. Tony just

Tony.

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I love the metaverse

It's little wonder that the very mention of the "m" word prompts the same eyerolls amongst tech observers as are triggered by crypto, NFTs, DAOs, and other web3 bollocks. But it really shouldn't.

I love the metaverse
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"Don't die, and don't stop"

Watch my conversation with John Dolan, aka The War Nerd.

"Don't die, and don't stop"
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War Nerd webinar tomorrow!

Hey all, Just a quick heads-up that John Dolan (aka Gary Brecher, The War Nerd) and I are hosting a free Zoom conversation tomorrow night about how John created his insanely successful, listener-supported podcast, Radio War Nerd. We'll also be discussing listener-supported podcasts in general, and specifically what it takes

War Nerd webinar tomorrow!
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Delirium, Musk, Bipolar disorder, Hustle

A newsletter in crazed bullet points.

Delirium, Musk, Bipolar disorder, Hustle
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The audiobook of 1414º is here!

The audiobook of 1414º is finally available on Audible, and other platforms, narrated by the brilliant Emily Lawrence.

The audiobook of 1414º is here!