Douglas Adams

Douglas Noel Adams (11 March 1952 – 11 May 2001) was an English writer, humorist, and dramatist.Adams is best known as the author of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, which originated in 1978 as a BBC radio comedy before developing into a "trilogy" of five books that sold more than 15 million copies in his lifetime and generated a television series, several stage plays, comics, a computer game, and in 2005 a feature film. Adams's contribution to UK radio is commemorated in The Radio Academy's Hall of Fame.
Posts about Douglas Adams
  • The Problems of the Social Media Echo Chamber

    … to the unknown, we have merely transposed our own social class, views and opinions. Case in point: Having spent the majority of the U.K.’s European Union referendum campaign away from my homeland, my primary experience of the debate was mediated through my friends and the content they shared through Facebook. Such was the expression of support to remain that I…

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  • Zen and the Art of Account Management

    … a curveball. Chances are, someone else threw them that same curveball. You’re in this together, and the sooner you realize this and verbalize it to your client counterpart, the sooner anxiety will fade, work will be assigned, work will be completed, and the day will be won. As we enter the depths of the holiday season, it’s easy to get overwhelmed. I…

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  • The Top 100 Books on Facebook

    …, 2.07 percent The Color Purple, Alice Walker, 1.92 percent A Thousand Splendid Suns, Khaled Hosseini, 1.89 percent The Art of War, Sun Tzu, 1.88 percent Catch 22, Joseph Heller, 1.85 percent The Bell Jar, Sylvia Plath, 1.85 percent The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Stephen Chbosky, 1.83 percent The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemingway, 1.78 percent…

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