Articles of Note

Carefully wrought, melancholy, many-comma’d prose featuring affluent white characters and lengthy physical descriptions: The New Yorker story is born... more »

New Books

How to give. Ignore causes with which you have a personal connection. Give to charities that benefit the poorest people in the cheapest possible way... more »

Essays & Opinions

The age of the selfie has brought hand-wringing over a generation consumed by narcissism. Nonsense. Self-regard is nothing to be ashamed of... more »