Today saw the unlimited-edition release of two new stories from me. The first reviews American Dreams in China, a drama that closely resembles The Social Network and has become a massive hit in the Middle Kingdom. The message: Copyright theft in the cause of China is no vice! And the second story takes you through a fertile discussion of birth rates that captivated a weekend conference of social conservatives.
TODAY IN SLATE
Don’t Worry, Obama Isn’t Sending U.S. Troops to Fight ISIS
But the next president might.
Amazon Is Officially a Gadget Company. Here Are Its Six New Devices.
The Human Need to Find Connections in Everything
It’s the source of creativity and delusions. It can harm us more than it helps us.
How Much Should You Loathe NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell?
Here are the facts.
The Plight of the Pre-Legalization Marijuana Offender
What should happen to weed users and dealers busted before the stuff was legal?