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A TED Fellow confesses to having only $5 to their name …

A TED Fellow confesses to having only $5 to their name …

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At the recent TED Fellows Retreat in Whistler, Canada, artist Candy Chang set up an interactive art piece called Confessions that invited the 185 Fellows at the event to share. The installation asked each Fellow to write down a confession on a slip of paper and pin it up on a bulletin board, creating a public wall of admissions []

Adam Davidson on the fiscal cliff, cable TV, $4000 suits, the giant pool of money and more

Adam Davidson on the fiscal cliff, cable TV, $4000 suits, the giant pool of money and more

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The term “fiscal cliff” is controversial. So Adam Davidson, the New York Times Magazine columnist and co-host of NPR’s Planet Money, prefers to call it “the self-imposed, self-destructive arbitrary deadline about resolving an inevitable problem.” In today’s talk, filmed in TED’s New York office on Monday, Davidson explains what the fiscal cliff is and why []