In this week’s Friday 5, staffers discuss which subscriptions are worthy of their inboxes.
The Very Short List
I get Very Short List every day, and always read it. It’s a nice concise list of three “cultural gems from a different curator everyday.” Topics include tech, lit, culture, design and food. I hate the overuse of the word ‘curator’, but it’s usually someone cool and relevant to the topic of the day—like the CodeAcademy founder who recently recommended two articles on the usefulness of teaching code, and linked to an organization in San Francisco that teaches diverse groups of children how to program.