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The 10 Stages of a New Yorker Subscription

I am going to better myself and my whole family! I will spend hours reading old stories in the newly available online vault. The first magazine arrives – I read it cover to cover, pass it around, and we discuss the issues over dinner. 5 issues in, we’re skipping the poems. 10 issues in, we’re… Continue reading The 10 Stages of a New Yorker Subscription

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On the First Signs of the Coming War Against the Machines

The 2016 election has been notable – among other weird and wonderful things – for the amount of racist, xenophobic, sexist, and anti-Semitic vitriol that’s been flying around…from certain candidates. Or has it? I think, maybe, I may have stumbled on another possible explanation. I think the rise of the machines is happening now, and… Continue reading On the First Signs of the Coming War Against the Machines