CultureTop Section

The Escapism of Theories

Pedantry and enchantment in the platinum age of speculation.
CultureTechnologyTop Section

Ragnarok, but Dumber

The Vic Berger-FuckJerry meme feud tells us that a very stupid cyberpunk future has already arrived.
CultureSatireTop Section

The Non-Bad Place

Welcome to the other side, the world of 2019.
FictionLiteratureTop Section

In Defense of Myself

“Guilty or no,” the hangman intoned, “he was in need of editing.”
CultureLiteratureTop Section

After Discourse: On The Use and Abuse of Magazines

Consensus-based journalism thrived in more predictable and less anxious times. It doesn't today.
CultureHistorySecond Section

It’s Lit: Youth Culture and the Possible Resurrection of Savonarola

Savonarola's example, and indeed his glamor, will always be compelling.
CultureSecond Section

Bonfyre of the Vanities

The events surrounding what was supposed to be the Fyre Festival in the Bahamas in April and May should be ...