Lionel Dricot

39 days ago

My new rule: if it's a discussion, we don't need slides, they will force us into a canvas. If it's a presentation, I'm supposed to know enough to not need slides and adapt to the audience. Nobody complained so far.

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is PowerPoint

nytimes.com

WASHINGTON — Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, the leader of American and NATO forces in Afghanistan, was shown a PowerPoint slide in Kabul last summer that was meant to portray the complexity of American military strategy, but looked more like a bowl of spaghetti.