The Blame Stops Where?

The panel, appointed by Congress to ferret out the evil doers in the financial collapse of 2008, have finally finished their report finding enough blame to spread around on nearly everyone. If the 5 million books already written on the …

Erewhon

Over the holidays I picked up Samuel Butler’s Erewhon, a utopian satire that has been sitting on my bookshelf since my undergraduate days.  Butler’s protagonist, circa 1900, has left England to establish a working farm in one of the …