Monday, May 6 2013
This six-part documentary provides evidence for the "great man" theory.
Sunday, January 2 2011
Sharp aphorisms, well-chosen quotations, juicy and surprising language -- storytelling rarely gets better than this.
Wednesday, June 30 2010
Crime Classics, a 1953 CBS ‘true crime’ radio series, seems to be something of a slap in the face to audiences’ sense of identification and notions of self-importance, presenting a vision of a callous and petty world where the individual matters little, and their thoughts and feelings matter less.
Thursday, February 4 2010
“The chief proof of a man’s real greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness. It argues... a power of comparison and of appreciation which is in itself proof of nobility.”