So even though I rarely use punctuation, or have good grammar, I sort of pried my self on good spelling. I was a horrible speller as a kid, being dyslexic and all, but not having spell check and just working hard allowed me to get better at it. Then along comes my new iPhone and it all gets tossed over board. Please excuse any obvious word errors, my new pocket computer is a
dolt copy editor
Those who pin the blame for ‘celebrity culture’ on some character defect in modern people are missing the point. The real cause of celebrity culture isn’t narcissistic shallowness, it is a deficit of kindness in our political and economic arrangements.
“You’re always working at the margin of what you don’t understand,” Mr. Gowin concluded. “That’s the only exhilarating place to be. To just illustrate what you already know is condescending, and a waste of your time.”