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Rethinking the American Dream

It was freedom from want, not freedom to want -— a world away from the idea that the patriotic thing to do in tough times is go shopping.1 Kamp’s essay is very good, though there are implicit assumptions about the continuity of intentions and consequences that I find troubling. Vanity Fair : David Kamp : […]

iPhone 3.0 and the End of Jott

For me, one of the best features of the upcoming iPhone 3.0 software is the ability to record voice messages for myself. This will totally replace Jott, which I decided a month or two ago to abandon after their recent — and asinine — decision to only offer voice recording to paying customers. When it […]