Monthly Archives: October 2012

F. Scott Fitzgerald, Voltaire, and Public Discourse

Hey kids.  It was me.  I was that student.  I was the one who raised my hand and said, “Why do we have to learn this?”  And, “When will I ever use that?”  I think I asked that question in … Continue reading

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It’s Not a Race

This past weekend I turned 46.  It didn’t result in the purchase of a new corvette or anything, but I think the lead up to my birthday had some of the hallmarks of a mid-life crisis.   Forty-six certainly isn’t … Continue reading

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