Author Archives: Luke Ford

About Luke Ford

I've written five books (see Amazon.com). My work has been followed by the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and 60 Minutes. I teach Alexander Technique in Beverly Hills (Alexander90210.com).

Iphigenia: Anatomy of a Murder Trial

Here are some excerpts from this 2011 Janet Malcolm book: * What they say in their opening statements is decisive, of course. If we understand that a trial is a contest between competing narratives, we can see the importance of … Continue reading

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The Unorthodox Jew Blog Interview

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Iran Has An Average IQ Of 84

Mexico has an average IQ of 88. Would we worry about Mexico getting angry? They are four points more capable on average than Iran. Iran has had a nuclear program since 1957 and they still don’t have nukes. I’m not … Continue reading

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A Beautiful Day In The Neighborhood

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LAT: L.A. libraries will stop collecting late fees for overdue books and other materials

From the LA Times: “Friday’s announcement was welcome news to Tanisha Hicks, who lives in South Los Angeles and is a frequent library patron. Hicks, who currently works at McDonald’s, recently borrowed “The Fashion Designer Survival Guide” and is planning … Continue reading

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