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|Chapter 2||Paul Revere's Massachusetts ride of 1775, where he warned American colonists the British were planning an attack, is a f... Read More|
|Chapter 3||Gladwell examines children's television programming as an example of how creators tweak an idea to make it "stick" in au... Read More|
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