Tagged: Jamelle Bouie

We’re Still Doomed

The latest developments in the latest shutdown crisis do not portend well for those who are into the whole operational government thing.

On Hobbits, Race, and Self-Contained Worlds

I come down closer to Jamelle Bouie’s side of the Hobbit argument than Adam Serwer’s. Jamelle argues that basically Tolkien’s story is one of the British Isles, and that the mythological backdrop of Middle-Earth...