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A Few Indignant Words for The Professor

Apparently, our problem is that we are not “people who have suffered.” And it’s true that, despite the mild irritations of a bombed-out economy and dizzying unemployment rates and sky-high student debt and a stagnant government and the threat of climate change, we’re doing okay.

Why I Don’t Like Argo

To see this film so widely and uncritically embraced might be a testament to how accustomed people have gotten to absorbing this kind of distortion from Hollywood.

Amber, Archers, Cinnamon, Horses and Birds

In remembrance of Jack Gilbert.

Call for Blog Contributors!

Full Stop is looking for new contributors for our blog section.

High School Bands In America Vol. 1

In this installment: Oak Ridge High School’s Take My Wife, Please! and Hazelwood West High School’s Incorporeal Punishment.

Dreamwalker: An Interview With Mitt Romney

Full Stop is proud to endorse Mitt Romney, King of Dreams.

Reading a Book by its Cover

The veil is at its thinnest. Let’s dress like a character from a Stephen King book, and tempt the spirits.

We are Frankenstorm

We have collectively become like a god, unleashing watery fury upon — ourselves.

The Sensual Part Of It

The idea that technology creates behavior is so widespread it masquerades as common knowledge, a wolf in sheep’s clothing.

Writer Types

That so many writers are asked how they write by interviewers, that there’s such a fetishisation of the writing process, is more than a little unsettling.