A man who played a large role in shaping the magazine you see today.
... and whether that might ever change.
For your seasonal reading enjoyment.
Three interesting events; hope you can catch some or all.
From horse collars to the atlatl (yes) to beer, the things we might have added to the list.
What Bartleby the Scrivener can tell us about the modern Internet.
What we can learn from the first Gilded Age, and other news from Aspen
A loss that provokes discussion of the purpose and future of journalism
"Mr. Serving Dishes" comes to San Francisco and offers American manufacturers new hope.
The Senate's abuse of the filibuster "could end America's ability to govern itself." And other interview outtakes.
The same is true of "blood-sucking leeches."
"At one point, I interviewed a handful of Nobel laureates about their childhood play patterns..."
What we're serving up this month
Don't try to read these between tweets and chat messages -- but do try to read them soon.
The life we have chosen
The complexities of assessing people in their public and private roles
Adding new signals to the new look. Also, reading and mis-reading the causes of "air rage."
Those ever-droll Scots strike again.
A new look online, a very strong issue in print
All publications are trying to figure out how to stay afloat, while guarding their principles and their honor.