Daily Archive: October 10, 2012


The Challenge of Avoiding Student Debt

Laura McKenna has a piece up at The Atlantic which joins the chorus of voices across the internet and print media that are examining the realities of student debt. It’s painful to read, especially as...


Kill List Democracy

Barack Obama has a kill list. Its legal justification is a secret. Its contents are secret, too. You don’t get to see who’s on it. Nor do any members of Congress. Nor any federal...


On Form, Function, Art and Commerce

  From Noah Millman’s post at his Shakesblog at The American Conservative about Paul Thomas’ new film The Master: I still can’t make up my mind what to think about Paul Thomas Anderson’s new...