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Crooked Timber

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With a title pulled from Immanuel Kant's famous statement that 'out of the crooked timber of humanity, no stra [Read More]

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Should immigration laws be respected?
I have a short piece in The Nation, Should Immigration Laws Be Respected?. Comment there or comment here. An excerpt: The rule of law isn't just about people obeying the law. It is about having a fair system that works for everyone. A system where so...
Crooked Timber
Wednesday, September 19, 2018


My last word on Nancy MacLean
Attention conservation notice: This is a lengthy post looking to demonstrate, should demonstration be needed, that I am not a tool of the "Koch donor network." Also: if you are interested in l'Affaire MacLean, your time is probably better spent readi...
Crooked Timber
Tuesday, September 18, 2018


Time to join the generation game?
As regular readers will know, I've spent a generation or more [1] deriding what I call the generation game - the idea of dividing the population up into birth cohorts (categories based on year of birth) such as Boomers, X-ers and so on (Millennials w...
Crooked Timber
Monday, September 17, 2018


Sunday photoblogging: Tenby
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Crooked Timber
Sunday, September 16, 2018


Good Parenting vs. Good Citizenship?
I've been a parent now for six months and change, and I have exactly nothing figured out. I have gotten pretty good at thinking of things in terms of stark tradeoffs. Hooray, he fell asleep while I was nursing him, and stayed asleep when he went into...
Crooked Timber
Thursday, September 13, 2018


Kabaservice Contra Corey - Thoughts About How To Think About Conservatism
Geoffrey Kabaservice: One of the more influential studies of conservatism, Corey Robin's The Reactionary Mind, insists that such seemingly disparate figures as Edmund Burke, Joseph de Maistre, Milton Friedman and Sarah Palin are all more or less the ...
Crooked Timber
Wednesday, September 12, 2018


Sunday photoblogging: junk shop in Marseille
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Crooked Timber
Sunday, September 9, 2018


Absurdism
As Sparknotes writes, Endgame's opening lines repeat the word "finished," and the rest of the play hammers away at the idea that beginnings and endings are intertwined, that existence is cyclical. Whether it is the story about the tailor, which juxta...
Crooked Timber
Friday, September 7, 2018


Improving instruction on campus: concrete ideas.
A while ago I promoted this event, slightly anxious that no-one would turn up. Contrary to my fears, it was packed, and a huge success. I asked 5 students to describe and motivate a pedagogical practice that they had experienced, and that they think ...
Crooked Timber
Tuesday, September 4, 2018


Think-tank Fiction
Reading the intro to what turned out to be Gardner Dozois' final SF anthology (RIP - his collections were my favourite by a country mile. In memory and thanks, I finally took his beseechings to heart and renewed subscriptions to a couple of SF magazi...
Crooked Timber
Monday, September 3, 2018



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