Jason Peters

Why Bigamy is a Bad Idea

OscarWilde May 13, 2015
P.S. I don't hold with Oscar Wilde on that one.
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Demise of Virtue Review

May 12, 2015
Read a very favorable review of David Bosworth’s The Demise of Virtue in Virtual America (FPR Books, 2014) in The Nation.…
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The Absurdity of Personal Contact with Natural Beauty

wilderness1 May 6, 2015
In Wildness is the preservation of the world.
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The Tractor, the Nuts, and The Things They Buried: A Dispatch

Stude58TSpuWhite8 April 29, 2015
I allow myself a brief transgendered wish.
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Why Aldo Leopold Wasn’t (thank God!) an Economist

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He knew that costs are costs.
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Haber-Bosch and Whom to Do

Ammonia April 15, 2015
If you're an eater uninterested in food, you've got a problem.
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Agricultural Potential, Real Wealth, and the Gold Gold Standard

babybirds1 April 8, 2015
Fattening the worms is the only real future in store for us.
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The Drama, the Dryer, and the Dingleberry at Dumb Ass: A Dyspatch

Golden Doodle April 1, 2015
I should have non-human clones of my own children, clones on whose meaningless lives I can practice parenting.
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Too Busy to Eat?

March 27, 2015
A maniacal engineer has solved the "problem" of producing and preparing food.
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Beauty and the Beer Holder in the Built Environnment

Katedra2 March 25, 2015
Their offspring will be hideous three-eyed freaks.
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Game’s On!

ncaa-basketball-floor March 18, 2015
What’s wrong with the world, apparently, is that hypocrisy is no longer the venerable thing it once was.
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Poetry as Poison

feather March 11, 2015
It doesn’t matter which of our fantasies fail.
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New Title from FPR Books: America Moved

March 4, 2015
FPR Books is pleased to announce the publication of America Moved, memoirs by the Indiana novelist Booth Tarkington, edited and introduced by FPR’s Jeremy Beer. Jeremy describes his work on the book in true J-Beerian fashion: “a task apparently beneath…
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The Church Localversal Part 4: Oz

WizardofOz March 3, 2015
The water doesn't give a damn what you think.
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The Church Localversal, Part 3

CathedralOfThePines February 24, 2015
Brokenness is a traveling condition.
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The Church Localversal, Part 2

Old Country Church February 18, 2015
Injury is a means of measurement.
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