Girls! Girls! Girls!
Professors know the difference between practice and theory-especially when it comes to dating. Tony Judt knew the rules-he read Foucault! What made him thinks he could get away with it?
By Tony Judt
Checkov at 150 and the Russian Winter’s Longest Road:
Anton Checkov took a trip to “hell” in 1890, Sukhalin Island. A sadistic penal colony located closer to Japan than Russia. Why did Checkov go? what did he learn?
By Robert Fulford
“A good anthropologist is, among other things, one who knows how to apologize locally”
By Sidney W. Mintz
An insightful profile of Timothy Geithner.
By Joshua Green
Autopia: Futuristic Pod Car Combines GM Vision, Segway Practicality:
Can this concept help stop urban congestion? And at the least the Japanese will like it.
By Stuart Schwartzapfel
An Atheist Meets the Masters of the Universe:
A.J. Ayer the great atheist professor of logic at Oxford-died twice! The first time he experienced God, and then discreetly told a doctor of his . Did the doctor lie or did Ayer have an Voltaire remission?
By Peter Foges
American Tea Party Top 40:
A collection of smash hits by those who tea bag with their pants on (sometimes).