December 31, 2004

Chris Ware’s Graphic Tales Mine His Own Life and Heart

by Neil Strauss [NY Times]
Posted by cds at 04:06 PM | Culture

December 28, 2004

The Vanishing

In “Collapse,” Jared Diamond shows how societies destroy themselves.
by Malcolm Gladwell [New Yorker]
Posted by cds at 02:46 AM | Culture

December 27, 2004

Blame The New Yorker

by Walter Kirn [NY Times]
Posted by cds at 12:39 AM | Culture

December 26, 2004

What’s Next for Google

by Charles H. Ferguson [Tech Review]
Posted by cds at 11:42 PM | Tech

December 22, 2004

Snake Oil and Holy Water

by Richard Dawkins [Forbes]
Posted by cds at 08:26 PM | Punditry

December 09, 2004

Patent Prescription

A radical cure for the ailing U.S. patent system
By Adam B. Jaffe & Josh Lerner [ieee Spectrum]
Posted by cds at 11:45 PM | Politics

December 04, 2004

Sorry, But Your Soul Just Died

From neuroscience to Nietzsche. A sobering look at how man may perceive himself in the future, particularly as ideas about genetic predeterminism takes the place of dying Darwinism.
by Tom Wolfe [The Independent]
Posted by cds at 05:17 PM | Tech

December 02, 2004

Mr. Shawn’s Lost Tribe

The language and rituals and customs of the old ‘New Yorker’ are fast being forgotten. Renata Adler, with her first book in fifteen years, is the Last of the Mohicans.
By Michael Wolff [New York]
Posted by cds at 12:30 PM | Culture