Nobel Prize in Literature Predictions Are Almost Always Wrong
October 08, 2013
As several people have pointed out, the folks who concoct Nobel Prize for Literature odds most likely haven't done much reading.
Seamus Heaney, 1939-2013
August 30, 2013
Seamus Heaney was the lyrical Virgilian guide for a bewildered Irish generation.
An Obnoxious Atheist Insulted Islam, and This is What Happened
August 12, 2013
Richard Dawkins, the famous atheist and troublemaker, has caused quite a stir with something he tweeted (and subsequently deleted) last week. "All the world’s Muslims have fewer Nobel Prizes than Trinity College, Cambridge," he wrote.