Monthly Archives: November 2010

>Levi’s New Frontier

>Although I rarely wear jeans I do like Levi’s, which are an American classic. They embody some of the best American values: hard-working, long-lasting and inexpensive. They simply do their job well, again and again.However, I doubt the wisdom of … Continue reading

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>Not Quite Savages

>While in graduate school, I repeatedly raided the library to take advantage of their collection of out-of-print books by Cleveland Amory. This old-line New Englander possessed many of the biases of his upbringing, but he knew how to put a … Continue reading

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>Fwd: Cicero

>Earlier I was reading Cicero’s Second Philippic Against Antony and one of the crimes he charges Antony with is that Antony had a letter from Cicero and read it out in public. Cicero doesn’t deny authorship, although he does get … Continue reading

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