Tag: Internet

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| February 10, 2017

platforms and institutions

In the new edition of his book on the modern Left, which I review here, Roger Scruton writes, Occasional lip service is...

| February 7, 2017

the fool on the hill

Is this a stunt? Of course it’s a stunt, as it was when James Sturm did it a few years ago, though that was less...

| May 22, 2014

traffic patterns

Metafilter is in financial trouble, largely because it can’t stay in good favor with Google. Here’s more on the...

| March 10, 2014


A few days ago I read an interesting article in the New Republic on “trigger warnings” in college syllabi....

| February 8, 2014

TV, still

George W. S. Trow’s “Within the Context of No Context” was a really famous essay at one time, and...

| July 5, 2011

what and who

Returning to an earlier theme, and having read the comments on this follow-up post by Joe Carter, I’d like to note a...

| June 22, 2011

anonymity revisited

One of the most common defenses of anonymity on the internet is the one offered by Daniel Solove here: For all its...

| June 7, 2011

more on curation

I’m not the only one who thinks it’s not all curation. And don’t neglect this post.