The rock star approaching 70. It’s a difficult age. If they are not already dead, the big beasts of rock music inevitably resign themselves to being the diligent curators of their own legend, endlessly repackaging their back catalogue and, on the road, becoming their own tribute band, playing sold-out stadia to an ecstatic, insatiable fanbase who know that this music will never come again. The unlikely exception is Bruce Springsteen. GQ
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The book Scrawl: An A to Z of Famous Doodles showcases this trove of miscellany for the first time. A selection from Schulson’s collection—including Queen Victoria’s donkey doodles, Stephen King’s spookily jubilant stick figure, and an erotic painting by Tennessee Williams—appears below. Paris Review
How much money would you need to be truly happy? And can your personal contentment actually be measured by the size of your paycheck? It turns out, scientists have determined there is, in fact, an optimal salary to make someone happy. Valet.