Cultural Tourism in the Time of Podcasting

 

And that’s the end of that chapter. Now, onto other new business.

“If [Serial’s Sarah] Koenig is a flawed, unreliable narrator, we should add ‘cultural tourist’ to the list of flaws.”

Man returns.

Watch René Clair’s groundbreaking film, Entr’acte, for free.

Dogs Playing… D&D?

ISIS is minting its own gold and silver coins… This actually makes a certain amount of sense for a violent insurgent group masquerading as a state.”

A proposal for new Hazlitt headquarters.

Look at these bureaucrats from around the world.

The story behind Iceland’s semi-mythic banana plantation.

“Anonymous has no more transcended the limits of conventional society than the proto-techno-utopian communes of the 1970s.” A critique of Gabriella Coleman’s Hacker, Hoaxer, Whistleblower, Spy: The Many Faces of Anonymous.

White hot dating tips from the delightful duo of Chip Zdarsky and Matt Fraction. 

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