August 22, 2012

A selected history of selective history

By Andrew David King

For the past few weeks I’ve been reading John McPhee’s 1994 book The Ransom of Russian Art, a slim work of immersion journalism that recounts the adventures of Norton Dodge, […]

May 15, 2010

MONEY GETTING, Part I

By William Walsh

A Verse Digest of P.T. Barnum’s The Art of Money Getting (1880) ============= ECONOMY we have more land than people there are so many avenues of success so many vocations […]