Legacies

Bud Selig Was Not Bad for Baseball
September 27, 2013

Bud Selig, 79, the former owner of the Milwaukee Brewers and the longest-serving Major League Baseball commissioner since the original, Kenesaw Mountain Landis, announced Thursday (and this time people believe him) that he will retire after the 2014

Jeff Bezos’s Uncanny Resemblance to the Graham Family Patriarch
August 06, 2013

A Katharine Graham biographer weighs in on the Washington Post sale.

What Would James Agee Say About the George Zimmerman Trial?
July 15, 2013

During the George Zimmerman trial, I happened to be reading James Agee's Depression classic, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.