“My childhood’s home I see again,
And sadden with the view;
And still, as memory crowds my brain,
“At the Crossroads”
When a novelist like Arundhati Roy turns to nonfiction,it raises a few questions: Does literature still qualify as dissent? What writing do we need in times of Social Crisis?
³The Ancient Mariner² strangely prophesied the life Coleridge would live. But is it a a tale of Christian hope or a drug-fueled nightmare?... Life of Hope
"Light will be thrown on the origin of manand his history." Darwin dealt with human evolution in only 12 words. But that was enough... Darwin's words
Drugmakers play these games to keep prices high Joe Nocera, BloombergHaunted by Student Debt Past Age 50 New York Times“I belong to a lost generation”: Letter from a 30-year-old, who did not want to live anymore Huffington Post (gurst).
Via The Atlantic, Alan Taylor – “The winning entries of the 60th annual World Press Photo Contest have just been announced. The 2017 Photo of the Year was taken by photographer Burhan Ozbilici as the Russian ambassador to Turkey was assassinated right in front of him
I’m sure this won’t undermine the judiciary. I mean, I’m not sure at all, but we have the leader of the free world tweeting insults to jurists, so relatively speaking… [Gaveling]
The suicide that is rocking K Street. [Huffington Post]
ASKING THE IMPORTANT QUESTIONS: Does Yoga Qualify As An Aerobic Workout?
I suspect “forced” is in quotes because, dating back to the invention of photography, men have never needed much encouragement to take pictures of attractive women in swimsuits.
I bet you would, too — and you probably wouldn’t be surprised to learn that Virgin has optioned Boom’s first ten supersonic passenger jets
Czech army Days are Back: Playboy is featuring naked women again