Mark Zuckerberg’s “A Year of Books” Without Any Classics

By |2016-03-26T13:04:24-05:00March 5th, 2015|Categories: Christopher B. Nelson, Classics, Culture, Featured, Liberal Learning, St. John's College|Tags: |

Mark Zuckerberg, CEO and founder of Facebook, made an announcement in January that he was launching a book club. He is calling 2015 “A Year of Books,” and he has invited Facebook users to join him in discussions and participate in author Q&As online. “We will read a new book every two weeks and [...]

The Most Interesting (Business) Man in the World

By |2016-01-19T15:31:36-05:00September 13th, 2014|Categories: Conservatism, Economics, Peter F. Drucker|Tags: |

A number of readers of this essay will be familiar with the beer company commercials built around “The Most Interesting Man in the World.” This man, a virile and hirsute senior citizen, has moved through his century with peerless confidence and style. When I think of my own candidate for the most interesting man, [...]