On the “Joy Of Missing Out”
This all-ages Netflix cartoon is smarter about mortal conflict than most generals
Between the immovable publishing industry, and the irresistible internet
What we call “conspiracy theories” are really Theory Conspiracies
Dude, I'm old ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
"One of the most salient features of our culture is that there is so much bullshit. Everyone knows this. Each of us contributes his share." -- HG Frank…
PS: "the internet" doesn't have to be this way; we could have our digital cake and eat it too -- but then some billionaires would make less money ¯\_(ツ…
Nine months of 2020 in song
And Belonging
When the pandemic shut down my college writing classrooms, the main way I kept connected to my students was through emailed letters.
On Universals and Particulars in life and fiction