The problem is that long doesn’t mean good — it just doesn’t look like most of the junk. – Marco Arment
Jonathan Mahler in the New York Times, James Bennet in The Atlantic and Marco on his blog are bringing up issues that I I first wrote about last summer. As a good editor once taught me — if you can say it in a 1000 words, you can say it smarter, better in 500 words. And save your readers some time in the process.