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A Sideways Glare at Contemporary Society

The Loss Of “I Don’t Know”

One of the weird casualties of the 21st century is that insignificant little phrase, “I don’t know.”  Think about it!  When was the last time you heard anybody say “I … Continue reading

August 24, 2018 · 4 Comments

May 68 (plus 50)

Fifty years ago is a long time: it sits in that twilight zone between living memory and history.  Old people can conjure it up — if they have to — … Continue reading

May 4, 2018 · Leave a comment

Social Media Makes Us Tribal

Here at the shallow end of the 21st century, social evolution has stopped.  Having fallen short of Marshall McLuhan’s big idea of a Global Village (a long story for another … Continue reading

September 12, 2017 · 5 Comments
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