A Fetish For Zizek

3:55 PM, Jul 30, 2014 • By CHARLOTTE ALLEN



Jason Seiler

The Professor’s Tale

What is it like to be a man in philosophy?

Jun 30, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 40

Holy Hour at St. Paul Church in Harvard Square, May 12

Harvard Rejects Satan

The elusive Black Mass.

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Dave Malan

So You Want to Live Forever

Immortality through advanced technology and primitive diet

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

Karen L. King 2012

The Wife of Jesus Tale

An investigation into the origins of a scrap of papyrus raises more questions than it resolves

May 5, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 32

Theme Building and control tower, Los Angeles International Airport

City of Angles

Understanding—and appreciating—Los Angeles by design.

Apr 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 30

Tim Cook / The Day

‘Kelo’ Revisited

Properties were seized and a neighborhood razed in the name of ‘economic development’ that never came

Feb 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 21

Thomas fluharty

Silicon Chasm

The class divide on America’s cutting edge

Dec 2, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 12

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Womb for Rent

The brave new world of childless couples, enterprising lawyers, and surrogate mothers

Oct 7, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 05

‘The Black Prince invested as a Knight of the Garter’  by Charles West Cope

On Their Honor

The thriving of the medieval cult of chivalry.

Sep 23, 2013, Vol. 19, No. 03

Five little maids from school are we .  .  .

Wiseacre Latinas

A soap disturbs the ethnic hornets’ nest.

Aug 19, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 46


A Tale of Two Trials

Zimmerman acquitted by a jury—convicted by the media.

Jul 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 43

Friedrich Hayek, 1960, John Maynard Keynes, 1944

Dueling Economists

A century of back-and-forth between Hayek and Keynes.

Jul 1, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 40

Dave Malan

The Big Chill

An Obama administration ‘blueprint’ targets free expression on campuses.

Jun 10, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 37

Thomas Fluharty

Beyond the Pale

At ‘white privilege’ conferences, a lengthening list of victims issue an ever-more-detailed indictment of Western civilization

May 27, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 35

Penmanship of Edgar Allen Poe (ca. 1848)

Is the Pen Mightier?

The moving hand writes, and having written, moves to keyboarding

Apr 29, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 31

Morris Dees

King of Fearmongers

Morris Dees and the Southern Poverty Law Center, scaring donors since 1971

Apr 15, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 29

President Obama and Eric Holder

Politicizing Justice

Attorney General Eric Holder’s agenda begins and ends with delivering favors to Obama’s constituencies

Feb 25, 2013, Vol. 18, No. 23

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