Weekend reading and a new (old) book

Check out these articles to help round out your weekend.

Why do we Read? Weekly Standard – for wisdom and insight, duh!

Pure Agony Times Literary Supplement – a survey of pain

A fantastic 2009 piece from Theodore Dalrymple at City Journal – The Persistence of Ideology

Roger Kimball on moral idiocy

Here’s the book I just started reading.  It has been on my shelf for some time. I decided to pick it up again after reading the latest from Spengler. It should take the rest of the summer.

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