Tag Archives: Paul Waldman

No More Tea

The son of a good friend is now in the first month of his post-grad work at a minor university somewhere northwest of London, and presumably getting used to bangers and mash and kippers for breakfast, and a lot of … Continue reading

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A Head for Business

Mitt Romney should be president because he has a head for business – he knows the real world and knows how to get things done – he knows how to fix things, or when to just give up and sell … Continue reading

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Mendacity Squared

People lie because lying works. There was that seminal 1979 book on the matter – Lying: Moral Choice in Public and Private Life – by the formidable Sissela Bok – the daughter of two Nobel Prize winners and married to the then-president of Harvard. … Continue reading

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