Tag: curmudgeonliness

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| March 7, 2018

why I got it wrong

Obviously it’s good to admit you’re wrong when you’re wrong — because we’re all gonna be wrong, often...

| October 6, 2014

rebel tech

Electronic technologies are seeking to escape my control — and they are largely succeeding! This must stop. Take...

| May 28, 2014

Twitter tsunamis

I often have to remind myself not to think in terms of what’s happening on Twitter, but rather what’s happening in...

| December 22, 2013

Twitter at its worst

(1) Dim-witted person tweets, or is reported to have said, something dim-witted. (2) Equally dim-witted people notice...

| March 24, 2011

free advice

The other day Edward Mendelson was here at Wheaton, speaking to my Modern British Literature class about Auden and...