It continues to appear as though I am much more widely read on the DL than my traffic, comments, link rate, employment prospects and contributions would indicate.
On Meet the Press, White Soul Brother Number One -- David Brooks -- was joined by the profoundly crazy Ben Carson to have a National Conversation About Race ™ because who better...
Brother Charlie Pierce from Tuesday morning:
SOUL BROTHER NUMBER ONE: MISTER DAVID BROOKS ON RACEBy Charles P. Pierce on December 2, 2014
As the proud owner of a stack of rejection letters tall enough to be able to ride the Full Throttle roller-coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain unescorted, I get it that sometimes there simply is no market for what one writes.
So if there really were no market for what I write or how I write it, I'd understand.
But clearly there is.
So after a decade of writing into the abyss I have to conclude that it's me, personally, who for some reason is unwelcome at the grown-up table.
Well, so be it.
On the plus side, it is my understanding that when I die, on my deathbed, I will receive total consciousness.
So I got that going for me.
Which is nice.