Quote of the Day

“‘The Great Americana Gun War’ bristles with ironies that turn our stereotypes of liberalism and conservatism topsy-turvy: While the New York Times editorializes that ‘[t]he urban handgun offers no benefits,’ its publisher is among the few privileged to possess a New York City permit to carry one at all times. Arch-conservatives who passionately denounce marijuana […]


Job Market Prep: The Cover Letter

It’s job market season, which means lots of stress…and lots of confusion. When I was an ABD, I found that one of the most frustrating parts of applying for jobs was the mystery that shrouded the application process–in particular, how to compose the application materials. You will find no mention whatsoever in any academic job […]