I have a confession to make—I’m tired. I’m tired of going to breakfast meetings to talk about the assault on our city happening on August 12th. I’m tired of talking about the Klu Klux Klan and the Alt-Right and watching videos of their view of the world. I’m tired of trying to plan for something […]
To read the quoted Deresiewicz article on the zombification of Ivy League schools, click here. And for the Mary Gaitskill conversion quote, look here.
You may have seen the recent study done at UVA that found that people preferred electric shocks to being left alone with their thoughts. As the Atlantic reported, Considering the many challenges life has to offer, entertaining yourself with your own thoughts for a few minutes seems like one of the easier hurdles to overcome. […]