Authored by Douglas Alden

 
                                                                                                                                 Illustration by Robert Hunt       ESPN PRESENTS     1927: THE DIARY OF MYLES THOMAS  .  Written in the form of a diary authored by a pitcher on the fabled 1927 "Murderers' Row" New York Yankees,   1927: The Diary of Myles Thomas   explores the real-life nexus between baseball, jazz, and the criminal underworld that existed at the height of the Roaring Twenties, and details the social and sexual insanity brought on by Prohibition.  The novel—and accompanying online presentation, featuring stunning photos and original artwork—chronicles the lives and adventures of Jazz Age entertainers and musicians, baseball immortals, bootleggers, gamblers, murderers, and Wall Street swindlers. Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Al Capone, Arnold Rothstein, Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, Artie Shaw and Barbara Stanwyck, all come together in Myles Thomas's intimate exploration of youth, greatness, morality, race, sex, and the meaning of heroes.  “1927: The Diary of Myles Thomas” can be experienced at  ESPN.com/1927 .

                                                                                                                               Illustration by Robert Hunt

 

ESPN PRESENTS  1927: THE DIARY OF MYLES THOMAS.

Written in the form of a diary authored by a pitcher on the fabled 1927 "Murderers' Row" New York Yankees, 1927: The Diary of Myles Thomas explores the real-life nexus between baseball, jazz, and the criminal underworld that existed at the height of the Roaring Twenties, and details the social and sexual insanity brought on by Prohibition.

The novel—and accompanying online presentation, featuring stunning photos and original artwork—chronicles the lives and adventures of Jazz Age entertainers and musicians, baseball immortals, bootleggers, gamblers, murderers, and Wall Street swindlers. Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Al Capone, Arnold Rothstein, Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, Artie Shaw and Barbara Stanwyck, all come together in Myles Thomas's intimate exploration of youth, greatness, morality, race, sex, and the meaning of heroes.

“1927: The Diary of Myles Thomas” can be experienced at ESPN.com/1927.


   "CONAN 2.0"       How a late-night Luddite accidentally fought his way back into bedrooms (and computers, smartphones, and tablets) across America.   Fortune Magazine  (February 2011)

"CONAN 2.0"  

How a late-night Luddite accidentally fought his way back into bedrooms (and computers, smartphones, and tablets) across America.

Fortune Magazine (February 2011)


   "Nate Silver, Data and Storytelling."        Fortune Magazine  (July 2013)

"Nate Silver, Data and Storytelling."

Fortune Magazine (July 2013)


   "Comcast Bets Big on Sports."       Fortune Magazine  (March 2012)

"Comcast Bets Big on Sports."  

Fortune Magazine (March 2012)


 "  REINVENTING YOUR CAREER.  "  How four individuals reinvented their careers using social media, personal publishing and new business models in the "Age of Disruption."   FORTUNE MAGAZINE   (JULY 2011)

"REINVENTING YOUR CAREER."

How four individuals reinvented their careers using social media, personal publishing and new business models in the "Age of Disruption."

FORTUNE MAGAZINE (JULY 2011)


  " SARAH PALIN AND THE PRESS. "       THE DAILY BEAST   (NOVEMBER 2008)

"SARAH PALIN AND THE PRESS."

THE DAILY BEAST  (NOVEMBER 2008)


NEW YORK TIMES articles

BO EASON IS PERFORMING ON ANOTHER BRUTAL STAGE  (2002)

WHEN STARS COLLIDE IN NEW YORK   Derek Jeter and A-Rod; and Walt Frazier and Earl "The Pearl" Monroe.  (2004)

CBS AND JIMMY 'THE GREEK' SNYDER  (1988)


GQ MAGAZINE

THERE IS NO JOY IN COVERING MUDVILLE.  Why Athletes & The Media Hate Each Other.  (OCTOBER 1993)