The financial journalist is getting a lot of attention now with his upcoming book on the financial crisis, "The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine," hitting bookstores this week and with an excerpt on California investor Michael Bury's short-selling being published in Vanity Fair.

So we thought it would be a good time to re-post the entry Lewis wrote for The Atlantic Wire on what he reads throughout a day. Notably, he does NOT use Twitter; he does read David Brooks and Paul Krugman, and he does listen to NPR.

See Lewis's media diet here.

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