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Quitting email 'improved' Rauner's life, but few can afford the luxury

Quitting email 'improved' Rauner's life, but few can afford the luxury

None of us tethered to our smartphones should doubt for a second that Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner was absolutely correct when he said this week that giving up email has "improved the quality of my life dramatically."

It's also something that practically only the boss can do.

You have to be awfully powerful and/or wealthy — or poor and/or cloistered — to unplug like that in this day and age.

This may come as a surprise to him, but the little bit of nirvana he's discovered is a luxury beyond the reach of most people.

It's not that we would worry we might look bad or invite litigation if our email communications were made public because of the...

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