Month: February 13, 2010

Feb 13,2010

Remix culture

I’d be curious to know what Julian Sanchez — the author of this post and this clip on the evolution of remix as it relates to culture — makes of...

Feb 12,2010

The uninsured and mortality rates

Over at the Standard’s blog I have a post up linking to Megan McArdle’s recent column about the impact on mortality rates of health insurance. McArdle’s basic point is that...

Feb 12,2010

Captain America, Iron Man, and registering people

So Spencer Ackerman recently sided with Iron Man over Captain America in the “should superheroes have to register in order to practice their superherodom” debate. In case that was too...

Feb 11,2010

Liberal Condescension, cont.

It’s funny how when someone points something out you see it pop up over and over again. Take Gerard Alexander’s piece on liberal condescension, for example: After reading it in...

Feb 11,2010

Schindler's List and HBO

Last night I was flipping through the channels on my TV and I noticed that one of the HBOs was showing Schindler’s List, Steven Spielberg’s masterpiece about the plight of...