It's a classic underdog tale:
David, a young shepherd armed only with a sling, beats Goliath, the mighty warrior.
The story has transcended its biblical origins to become a common shorthand for unlikely victory.
But, asks Malcolm Gladwell, is that really what the David and Goliath story is about?
find out in this talk
Detective of fads and emerging subcultures, chronicler of jobs-you-never-knew-existed, Malcolm Gladwell's work is toppling the popular understanding of bias, crime, food, marketing, race, consumers and intelligence. Full bio »
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