Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Reality of Illusions: Old World of Cold River & Recent Universe of Hot Tin Roof

What we anticipate seldom occurs; what we least expected generally happens.

The psychopathic society. Our era is marked by a casual callousness. Empathy is down, narcissism up. What good news!... Psychopathy's Double Edge

David Copperfield on illusions, far-flung homes, and rope tricks (gone wrong) Better than reality

Most provocative illusionists, thinkers, people with the bravery to challenge convention and imagine the future. Back to the Brave Future

Democracy and independent journalism depend on one another but their interests are not always aligned ... Beyond press freedom How literature became data: The dispiriting tale of intellectual failure begins on a Friday in MMII