Edward Gibbon

Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com I was 12. It was 1956. I lived in New York City and was a youthful history buff. (I should
I wish to spirit you away today to the rarefied realm of celestial metaphysics by having you respond to yet another reason why people believe in old ideas.
"The world is all that is the case" Leon Wieseltier has written his own Tractatus. At least that's the unequivocal aphoristic
The state of civil liberties and national security in the United States is alarming. In the American Empire, the former are routinely crippled or lacerated in the false name of the latter.
The Decline and Fall of my Previously Erect Penis