On gags

October 11, 2019 Roger 0

Gag is a strangely ugly word. Its repetition of the g seems to enact the throttling that is the meaning accorded to it primitively by […]

Hard work deconstructed

September 22, 2019 Roger 0

  In the American mind, the real economy is always mixed up with the moral economy. This mix produces monsters. One of the monsters is […]