The Wenatchee World



The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi33° Snow Likely


Lo23° Snow Likely then Partly Cloudy


Hi37° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo31° Partly Cloudy


Hi50° Mostly Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo32° Mostly Cloudy


Hi43° Slight Chance Rain

Thursday Night

Lo32° Mostly Cloudy then Chance Rain


Hi44° Chance Rain

Friday Night

Lo28° Slight Chance Showers

Wilf Woods | Gladwell’s ‘David and Goliath’

Send to Kindle
Print This

“David and Goliath,” Malcolm Gladwell’s newest book is about “underdogs, misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants.”

His thesis is simply that might has its weaker sides, just as Goliath had not prepared for David’s slingslot.

Gladwell touches on a variety of subjects, such as the theme that small school classes make for better learning, and the story of successful dyslexics.

He cites the mistaken belief that aerial bombing in World War II would paralyze the civilian population, or that…

View my options or Sign in