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Talking about pop music

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On October 18, 2018
Slate conducted a poll of nineteen music industry people regarding the question of which pop songs of the last 25 years will echo through eternity (Yesterday I heard a girl who couldn’t have been much more than seven years old singing the chorus to Play That Funky Music White Boy, which just goes to show […]

Climate of denial

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On October 17, 2018

A few thoughts prompted by this terrifying article the latest IPCC report on climate change: (1) About fifteen years ago, I had a long conversation with one of the most famous judges in the United Sta

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The Denver Post, a putatively “liberal” newspaper, endorsing Republican Mike Coffman for a sixth term in Congress: President Donald Trump has divided this nation, eroded the norms of decency and respect, and made egregious policy decisions that have had repercussions on the lives of many Coloradans. But that is not the fault of U.S. Rep. […]

The Aristocrats

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On October 10, 2018

So this is a thing that happened: Around 12:20 p.m. on Tuesday, I was on my way out of the White House after a series of meetings in the West Wing. I was reporting on a question that has hung over thi

Discussion thread

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On October 9, 2018

The purpose of this thread is to discuss whether the recently-arrived LGM commenter Tim Russo should be banned or not.  Part of his story is here. I’m creating a thread on this because it keeps

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