Articles of Note

David Gelernter predicted that the internet would become an excellent environment for thinking. He was wrong... more »

New Books

Voltaire, Rousseau, Samuel Johnson — they're just like us! They were the beneficiaries and the first victims of a novel force: modern celebrity ... more »

Essays & Opinions

Diogenes wanted his body, upon his death, to be thrown over a wall for the dogs — a rational and ecological approach. Why has no society followed suit?... more »