Best Of: 'Startup Wife' Author Tahmima Anam / MLB Pitcher C.C. Sabathia

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Best Of: 'Startup Wife' Author Tahmima Anam / MLB Pitcher C.C. Sabathia

Saturday, 17 July

Tahmima Anam's new novel is about a married couple, Cyrus and Asha, who found a social media platform that customizes ceremonies and rituals for people who aren't religious. The platform's success turns the husband into a messiah figure — even though it was his wife who designed it. We talk with Amam about how her real life boardroom experience helped inspire the novel.

TV critic David Bianculli reviews the comedy series 'Schmigadoon!'

Six-time All Star C.C. Sabathia pitched for the Yankees and the Indians over the course of his 19-year career. He also struggled with alcoholism. Sabathia reflects on baseball and sobriety in the memoir, 'Till the End.'
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