When Underdogs Break the Rules
Tuesday October 1, 2013 ~ 6:00 pm
Registration: $5 Advance; $8 Door. Click here to register.
Why are we so often surprised when underdogs win? Do Goliaths make mistakes in spite of their strength — or because of it? Why are the childhoods of people at the top of so many professions marked by deprivation?
Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer with The New Yorker magazine since 1996.
He is the author of several books including, The Tipping Point: How Little Things Make a Big Difference, (2000), Blink: The Power of Thinking Without Thinking (2005), and Outliers: The Story of Success (2008).
His new book is David and Goliath.
Remember Rabbi David Wolpe (see David Wolpe Takes A Stand)? Rabbi Wolpe says (in Tablet Magazine) that
Who is right?
Come to the 'J' and find out!
Alan Dershowitz & Jeffrey Toobin
Ari Shavit & David Remnick