Tag Archives: New Normal

In a Handful of Dust

The kids were smart, but they weren’t that smart – they were high school seniors at an exclusive prep school in upstate New York, but still raw and new. There wasn’t much point in asking them to make sense of … Continue reading

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Getting Used to Dismal

Far too many have noted that Americans are a narrow and insular people, with few holding passports and even fewer having used those passports to go anywhere in particular. That’s vaguely insulting, or is meant to be, but probably right … Continue reading

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