Wednesday, February 09, 2011

The Daily Hypothesis

What one buys when one buys a daily paper, what one purchases when one purchases a magazine, is the hypothesis that what is going on right now is amazing, unprecedented, stunning. Or at least worthy of intense concentration.
—Mark Edmundson, "Narcissus Regards a Book," in The Chronicle of Higher Education (Jan 30, 2011).

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