The Trump administration lies about terrorist attacks.
The Oath of the Horatii, by Jacques-Louis David, 1784. Louvre, Paris, France.
Volume VII, Number 2 | spring 2014
Among those who stayed at the Florida Hotel while reporting on the Spanish Civil War were John Dos Passos, Ernest Hemingway, Josephine Herbst, Robert Capa, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, and Martha Gellhorn. Gellhorn noted a day when an “influx of shits” came for lunch, one of whom was “a nice handsome dumb named Errol Flynn who looks like white fire on screen but is only very, very average off.”
I have been ever of the opinion that revolutions are not to be evaded.- Benjamin Disraeli, 1844
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#07 Kory Stamper
Lewis Lapham talks with Kory Stamper, lexicographer at Merriam-Webster and the author of Word by Word: The Secret Life of Dictionaries. More