AM Reads: Some Favorites from our RSS

We often wish that we could dig into the browser history and RSS feeds of some of our favorite intellectual thought leaders such as Fred Wilson, Junot Diaz, Jonathan Franzen, Seth Godin, Malcolm Gladwell....sigh. We like to imagine what they might be reading and although this list surely isn't it, here are some of the top hits on our RSS this AM:

And lastly, some quotable inspiration (despite what you might think of Rand, rings true):

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. -Ayn Rand