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Jam Tomorrow

Scientific progress, it turns out, isn’t the magically self-correcting engine of eternal benefits that the 20th century, drunk on Progress, had blithely assumed it would be.

Wrong Numbers Primary category in which blog post is published

I am the doctor with a diagnosis, the telegram that comes early in the morning, the six missed calls from your mom

Okay, that is really dramatic. I am not that important.

North Macedonia or Bust

The European Union and the United States want the people of Macedonia to believe that a bright Euro-Atlantic future lies just around the corner.

Mr. Ouija and Mrs. Gail

I wasn’t afraid of being possessed, but Gail did freak me out, with stories of Satanic rituals that had taken place in the small Appalachian mountain town I grew up in.