David Clegg

Measure for Measure

Joseph Bottum refuses to convert.

Mar 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 26 • By JOSEPH BOTTUM

 

Photo of Marion Montgomery

Marion Montgomery, 1925-2011

Joseph Bottum on Marion Montgomery

Dec 12, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 13

Photo of Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury, holding the King James Bible

The Good Book

How the King James Version came to be.

Dec 5, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 12

A child wearing goggles that say "Climate change kills" on them

Unchanging Science

Among other things the global warming crusaders got wrong: skepticism is a virtue, not a vice.

Nov 28, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 11

Photo of Kurt Vonnegut Jr. giving a speech

Kurt’s Cradle

Chronicling the rise and fall of the novelist-celebrity.

Nov 21, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 10

Classical painting next to picture of reality television show

The Cocktail-Party Test

Joseph Bottum: Who now reads?

Oct 31, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 07

Photo of a freshly painted wall

Small Perfections

Joseph Bottum, impatient perfectionist

Sep 19, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 01

Biden Photo

The Motley Fool

Sep 5, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 47

Government Forces Fluorescent Bulbs Picture

Let There Be Light, Sickly Blue Light

Goodbye, incandescent bulb. Salvation comes from the compact fluorescent lamp.

Aug 1, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 43

Airplane Cartoon

The Way We Fly Now

Joseph Bottum, Friendly Flyer

Jul 25, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 42

Abortion protesters

Catholic Power, Catholic Morals

Notre Dame drops trespassing charges against pro-lifers.

May 30, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 35

Lewis Carroll

Little Miss Liddell

The strange case of Dr. Dodgson and Mr. Carroll.

Apr 4, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 28

The War on Strunk and White

The War on Strunk and White

Joseph Bottum, anti-anti-Strunk & White

Mar 28, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 27

Church Social

Church Social

A personal view of faith turned inside out.

Mar 14, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 25

Duke Snider, 1926–2011

Duke Snider, 1926–2011

10:00 AM, Feb 28, 2011

Much to Atone For

Much to Atone For

Bernard Nathanson, 1926-2011

Mar 7, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 24

The Individual Gun Mandate

The Individual Gun Mandate

8:30 AM, Feb 2, 2011

To Live and Die  in Philadelphia

To Live and Die in Philadelphia

The abortionist’s house of horrors.

Feb 7, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 20

The Shelves of Yesteryear

The Shelves of Yesteryear

Joseph Bottum, unapologetic middlebrow

Jan 31, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 19

Times a-Wastin’

Times a-Wastin’

There once was a paper of record.

Dec 27, 2010, Vol. 16, No. 15

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