Category Archive for 'Materialism'

How to make your problem go away: throw some money at it!

Thursday, December 28th, 2017

Twitter can be at its best when writers are curt.

Review: “Sticky Fingers: The Life and Times of Jann Wenner and Rolling Stone Magazine” by Joe Hagan

Wednesday, November 22nd, 2017

My review of this book. I give it 3/5.

The Smiths, Burroughs, Kerouac, and Ginsberg

Friday, October 27th, 2017

I love this picture.

Automating the working class away: an effect of capitalism

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Are there consequences when 2 million truck drivers are automated away from employment? We can do all about this.

America today

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

In the pantheon of visual metaphors for America today, this is the money shot. pic.twitter.com/09COuDutBC — David Simon (@AoDespair) September 7, 2017 David Simon is right. The image is not doctored in any way, if you are thinking of that.