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“Sexually fluid, lazy, overprivileged suburbanites” Tom Lutz of the LA review of books eviscerates America

“Sexually fluid, lazy, overprivileged suburbanites” Tom Lutz of the LA review of books eviscerates America

Tom Lutz is a man of many talents, but it is his iconoclastic nous, particularly in analysing his confused homeland that stands tall.

Aleksandar Svetski: A world full of blind excess

2018 was a year of excess. In fact, there were many times when I thought the world had completely lost the plot. But there are important lessons amongst the wreckage.

A one-dimensional definitive history of the flat-earth movement

While the flat-earth theory is new in intensity, it is old in application. In fact, there are many people to blame. Consider this the definitive list.

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Yuval Noah Harari: Modern history’s Nostradamus

Yuval Noah Harari is a dangerous thinker. In charting our recent past, he suggests the future will be one of technology, where we tear down religion and honour ourselves.

Rome: Finding your mortality in the eternal city

Rome remains one of Europe’s most romantic cities, however, under the cobblestone beats a heart of something else entirely, for it may live on, but you will not.

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