Daily Archive: October 23, 2010


I serve no function

In lieu of writing anything, I will merely direct everyone to this absolutely fantastic manifesto by a popular contributor to RedState.com. Although the text itself is wonderful and even contains the phrase “fat cats,”...


Anomie Domine

“You know what keeps me up at nights?” asked the Capitalist. “Watching the Nikkei 225?” replied the Cynic. “Anomie,” said the Capitalist. “Even you feel anomie?” asked the Stoic. “I’d never have guessed.” “Oh...


The Customer is Always “College Educated”

SUNY Albany has decided to cut costs by getting rid of their “underperforming” departments. First to go, a few esoteric fields: classics, all foreign languages except Spanish, and theatre. No news about how this will...