I am a heavy news consumer (mostly print and radio for pleasure; television and online for work) and I am a news manager. I had seen the book before and somehow just neglected it; stop reading the news, really ?! But last time I was in Payot Geneva I could no longer resist and bought the book. It took me three more months before I started reading it. Was I afraid of losing my job ? Making myself redundant ? “Stop reading the news. A manifesto for a happier, calmer and wiser life” is written by a Swiss, so I had to pick the brain of Rolf Dobelli, also the author of “The art of thinking clearly” perhaps in an attempt to better understand…