A Modest Pro-POE-sal: Jonathan Swift and Doonesbury in the Age of Poe's Law

Column by Bart Bishop November 15, 2017
A look back at Jonathan Swift's "A Modest Proposal" and the comic strip Doonesbury and how Poe's Law has made their satire irrelevant.

Drunk Dubliners and Other Irish Writers Worth Reading

Column by Rob Blair Young March 17, 2014
Happy St. Paddy's Day! I take you through Irish literary history and show off some of the best writers from the Emerald Isle.
Neil deGrasse Tyson's 8 books everyone should read

Eight Books Everyone Should Read, According To Neil deGrasse Tyson

News by Rob Hart December 20, 2011
Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson lists the eight books he believes every intelligent person should read--and considering he's brilliant, you should probably listen.