This month see what it takes to ride the world's most dangerous waves, how to blow a billion bucks and we learn some lessons from the world's best restaurant! All in this months Diversions + Tunes!
1. FILMING "PLANET EARTH". The technology behind the cinematic style of the BBC's Planet Earth II./YouTube
2. WHEN IS THE PRICE TOO RIGHT? In thirty-eight years, The Price is Right never had a contestant guess the exact value of prizes in the Showcase showdown. Until Terry Kniess came on — and changed everything./Esquire
5. A LEGENDARY MOVIE FIASCO. How a Chinese billionaire’s dream of making an underwater fantasy blockbuster turned into a legendary movie fiasco./The Atavist
6. HEMINGWAY ON THE ART OF FICTION. The fact that I am interrupting serious work to answer these questions proves that I am so stupid that I should be penalized severely. I will be. Don't worry…/The Paris Review