A Narrative’s Progress

Feminism’s already quickening pace, the reaction to Donald Trump and now the Harvey Weinstein scandal has tipped us, as if overnight, into a new regime of expanded prohibition and harsher sanctions for politically incorrect speech. Mainstream entertainers are wed to the Narrative. But those entertainers weren’t always mainstream and the Narrative appropriates more and moreContinue reading “A Narrative’s Progress”

—Oh, the earth is the best! That’s why I’m a vegetarian.–Well, that’s a start.—Uh, well, I was thinking of going vegan.–I’m a level 5 vegan — I won’t eat anything that casts a shadow.The Simpsons If this year’s newly broadened selection of Oscar nominees for Best Picture, doubled from five to ten, isn’t quite asContinue reading