Weekend Edition: 8-26

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

The Long Lost Thrill of Doing Nothing (“Spontaneous idleness challenges an urge that’s deeply ingrained in many of us, especially in modern, secular societies: the persistent need to feel like we’re making something of our time.”)

A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof (“Roof is what […]

Weekend Edition: 8-19

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My review of The Irrationalist has been republished at BookGlow

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

America At The End of All Hypotheticals (“…despicable speech is protected by the First Amendment, and should remain so.”)

The Fallout From Sportswriting’s Filthiest Fuck-Up (“A butchered score? Not such a big deal. An underage soccer […]

Weekend Edition: 8-12

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There’s been a couple additions to the Curmudgeon’s Gallery

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

How America Lost Its Mind (“We have passed through the looking glass and down the rabbit hole. America has mutated into Fantasyland.”)

W.W.E. the People (“Trump didn’t create the problem — he exploited it.”)

Blog Headline of […]

Weekend Edition: 8-5

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

The Real Legacy of Crazy Horse (“Official high-school graduation statistics for Pine Ridge are hard to come by, but one official estimated that, for every 100 children who enter kindergarten, just 30 will get their high-school diplomas.”)

Cogito Zero Sum (“Dangerous and stupid opinions are ‘normalized’ and given […]

Weekend Edition: 7-29

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

Donald Trump’s War on the 1960s (“…how nice it was that [religious and ethnic minorities] knew their place, didn’t get too uppity and honored the primacy of Christians and whites who, the story goes, steadied and built the United States.”)

Practicing Law 101

If opposing counsel seeks sanctions against […]

Weekend Edition: 7-22

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubez

Atheology Part 1: God Doesn’t Exist; We Do (“The supernatural doesn’t matter, but humans and humanity do.”)

Welcome to the New Trumpism (“This could be Trump’s most far-reaching impact: He’s shown how corrupt a president can go unpunished because of hyper-partisanship.”)

Bookish Linkage

Why medieval libraries chained their […]