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Original articles from S. Thomas Daniels.
 
How Two Millennial College Dropouts Started The World's Fastest Growing Watch Brand
Most Millennials are too young to remember Jeff Spicoli from Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982). For those of us who grew up in 1980s Spicoli, played by Sean Penn, became Generation X’s caraciature of what a college dropout looks like. These days a Millennial college drop out looks more like Kramer LaPlante—clean shaven, slick hair, a six figure bank account, and juggling CNBC interviews between business trips to China and Manhattan.

The Chip on Anil Dash's Shoulder
If you don't already know who Anil Dash is, you will one day soon. Perhaps you'll hear a cautionary tale of a brand that got its hand slapped for funning with race and ethnicity. Or about a super-celebrity-actor-social-media-shepherd donning "brownface" to sell "junk food." Or about how an Indian American new-media sherpa used his social muscle to set an almost-famous brand and its full-on famous spokesperson straight. Here's what you might not have heard unless you actually got through the entirety of Mr. Dash's condemnation/manifesto.

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