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Religion, art, taste, and other delusions.

Jan 112019

Musical taste ossifies early for the same reason mathematicians peak young.

Nov 302018

A savage can be a proper host: it takes civilization to be a proper guest.

Nov 082018

Good artists steal, great artists are stolen from.

Sep 192018

Acquired taste, n.   An inclination sometimes inborn, sometimes affected, and always snobbish.

Aug 032018

Why does Hollywood hate capitalism? You would too, if you thought it looked like Hollywood.

Jul 132018

Progress, n.   The gradually increasing belief in the stupidity of one’s ancestors.

Jul 062018

The personal is rarely political, but the political is nearly always personal.

Jun 262018

Irreverence, n.   The state or quality of not knowing what one reveres.