Among the people we reached out to while reporting this week’s cover story on Rich Marin was Nassim Taleb. Not only is he a well-known talking head (and presumably accessible), but he also got his start at Bankers Trust, just like Mr. Marin. Well, we were in for a terse, maybe even rude, but also hilarious surprise: Mr. Taleb’s over-the-top auto-reply email. Read More
From the Department of the Obvious: Zagat released a new survey focused on the use of technology in restaurants which found that most diners don’t enjoy it when other patrons are talking on their cell phones.
More than 40,000 people rated restaurants for the 2011 Zagat guide to New York, and 64 percent said Read More