In the groove

National Review, April 17 edition As I’ve slipped into the heart of middle age, I’ve noticed myself becoming irritatingly susceptible … More

Aspirin Eater

  National Review, June 2015 Every morning I wake up and shake the small white plastic bottles scattered across my … More

Jerk logic

National Review, Nov. 21, 2016  issue. Am I a jerk? You may find this an odd question for a person … More

Read this *!($@’n column

Dec. 12, 2008, Denver Post Some experts claim that the English language contains nearly a million words — approximately 30 … More

The Amateurs’ Hour

Reason magazine — January 2008 Andrew Keen’s website claims, without a hint of humility, that he’s “the leading contemporary critic of … More


August, 2014. National Review For the past 200,000 years or so, mankind has done nearly everything in its power to … More


Feb. 2014, National Review A few years back, I was stricken with the stomach flu and sequestered from my family, … More

To Tweet, Or Not to Tweet

June 2010, Wall Street Journal A catastrophic event unfolds. A seemingly healthy professional embarks on his daily commute, only to … More

Live Forever

Oct. 2014, National Review I want to live forever. Or, if that’s impractical, as long as science can keep me operational. … More