Month: July 2005

On Used Books

The New York Times printed an interesting piece about the economics of used books. Link. According to the article, used books probably help increase the sale of new books. …

CSL’s Paganism

C.S. Lewis’s vision assumed “that pagan wisdom and mythology may furnish us with some very significant clues to things. Spenser, in his Christian epic on Charity, The Faerie Queen, …

King of the Dung Hill

Over the last decade, Schmidt has emerged as one of the nation’s leading purveyors of celebrity porn, the man who brokered the sale of Tonya Harding’s wedding-night sex video; …

The Married State

Both the U.S. marriage and divorce rates are dropping while the number of unwed couples living together is rising, according to an annual study of marriage released Monday. The …

The Weekend Eudemon

Blogging from the shores of Lake Huron, about 100 miles south of the Straits of Mackinac (pronounced, mak-in-awe, with accent on first syllable), near Alpena, Michigan. Eric is spending …