Monthly Archives: August 2013

Attacking Syria

An even dozen commentators weigh in on whether the US ought to get involved in Syria. I agree with most of them that going in is bad policy. A US claim to self-defence would be laughable. Neither is there a … Continue reading

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Where Do We Go for Apples?

“It was fun watching the applecart being upset,” Schrader said, “but now where do we go for apples?” Paul Schrader is an enthusiastic fan of Paula Kael. Kael was the New York Times influential movie reviewer who cheered the arrival … Continue reading

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