Arianna Huffington is trying to change people’s notions and ideas of sleep. The sleep and rest she is talking about is aided, she believes, by products that she is selling.
Ms. Huffington - a onetime candidate for governor of California, the original founder of The Huffington Post and previously a biographer of Pablo Picasso and Maria Callas back in the 80s - has reinvented herself. This time as a "sleep evangelist" and retailer.
This relates to her new book, "The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time" and her company, Thrive Global. Thrive's website has articles covering sleep and wellness and an online store featuring sleep-related products. For 6 weeks back in December 2016 to January 2017 she ran a pop-up store for Thrive Global on Broome Street in SoHo, New York.
One of the products featured in the Thrive Global pop-up was our very own, EXO Levitating Bed - as you can see below.
“The speed of life has accelerated,” Ms. Huffington said. “The majority of people are depleted, distracted, unfulfilled.”
“We are all living under delusion — the type-A delusion that we have to burn out in order to succeed,” she said. “The science is in now.”
Read the full article from the New York Times.