The summer of 2023 has been full of disaster and pessimism, but there's also been some very good things about it.
It's appropriate to memorialize 9/11, but we should not let that process obscure our understanding of the true event.
Meet the insane fake Russian baron who thought he was Genghis Khan and tried to take over Mongolia.
One of Star Trek's "worst" episodes provides a fascinating insight into America in 1969.
My newest deep-dive video takes on the short war that lies at a critical juncture in modern world history.
Let's stop arguing about an unchangeable decision made in 1945. What are we going to do about today's existential problem, global warming?
Here's what I'm working on, writing and thinking about in August 2023.