The Odyssey | W. W. Norton & Company
new translation by Emily Wilson sounds great
bookrecs  consumer-lust 
5 weeks ago
Senator Doesn't Like Companies Lying to Government - Bloomberg
"And so, in a world of dysfunctional government and pervasive financial capitalism, more and more of our politics is contested in the form of securities regulation."
dsreads  finance  politics  Kapital  Amerika 
march 2018
Two Bubbles of Unrealism: Learning From the Tragedy of Trump - Los Angeles Review of Books
"But there’s little reason to think that the situation would be much better and more sustainable had the utopia of the future triumphed instead."
politics  history  Europe  Amerika  TheDisaster  globalization  nation-state  Latour  commentary  climate-change  economics 
november 2016
A Love Letter to Drinking in Bars - The New York Times
"Every great bar is a breath of paradise, and the best ones know, in their gleaming surfaces, what Proust meant when he said that the true paradises are the paradises we have lost."
time  history  auto-bio-echo  alcohol  drugs  Bestand  TheCity  writing  utopia 
november 2016
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