(I write books. Lots of books.)
(Other scribblings of note)
(From fascinating to frivolous)
"What dendritic history of logrolling lay behind the rave about that book?" Superb wordsmithery by Tom Vanderbilt.
(The Wilson Quarterly
What Do Philosophers Believe?
Pleased to see that in a recent survey of philosophers, a mere 12.2% choose to believe that free will is an illusion.
(Fresh additions to the lexicon)
. A newspaper delivered physically and so more slowly compared to online news; the print edition of a newspaper.
Posted: June 14, 2013
. Extreme diversity, particularly with respect to the ethnic and racial mix of a population.
Posted: June 13, 2013
. The specific concentration of salt, sugar, or fat that makes a food maximally tasty.
Posted: June 11, 2013
. A drooping jawline and saggy jowls caused by neck muscles that have been shortened from constantly looking down at a smartphone or similar device.
Posted: May 10, 2013
Also: Poster of tweets, purveyor of RSS feeds, reader of email