Parallel Lives

Teddy Roosevelt famously detested Churchill, which mystified the latter. Yet Teddy’s daughter explained it: they were so much alike. It’s worth wondering if it’s the same with Elon Musk and what he feels for Steve Jobs, a regular newsmaker long after his death. Even, oddly, for the Syrian refugee crisis: Jobs’ biological father was a Syrian. To every Mozart his Salieri. But it’s too soon to write the parallel lives of the present era of technological Renaissance, and decide who is who.

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