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Wed February 26, 2014
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Alain Botton Talks About His New Online News Outlet "The Philosopher" on Q for 2-26-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Author and philosopher ALAIN DE BOTTON  talks about his new online news outlet The Philosophers' Mail, which uses global affairs and celebrity gossip news as jumping off points to discuss more profound things about human nature. He aims to bridge the division he sees in a lot of news media between what's popular and what's important.

-- LeanIn.org editor JESSICA BENNETT discusses the organization's new collaboration with Getty Images, designed to offer an alternative to the stereotypical depictions of women rampant in stock photo images, which are used everywhere online, in print publications and in advertising.