Orwell, reluctant patriot

George Orwell was an intellectual who disliked intellectuals, a socialist who distrusted socialism. He belonged nowhere. Except England…
George Orwell was an intellectual who disliked intellectuals, a socialist who distrusted socialism. He belonged nowhere. Except England… [More]

On hieroglyphics

Popularizing punctuation. Some characters, like “@” and the pilcrow, thrive, while others, like the interrobang, go kaput. Why?…
Popularizing punctuation. Some characters, like “@” and the pilcrow, thrive, while others, like the interrobang, go kaput. Why?… [More]

Western Civilization’s Life Coach

Describing historical events doesn’t make you a historian, nor does writing on a range of topics make you a polymath. Consider Arthur Herman… more»
Describing historical events doesn’t make you a historian, nor does writing on a range of topics make you a polymath. Consider Arthur Herman… more» [More]