Lately we seem to be talking a lot about public libraries here at the Magazinist, not from an informed perspective… more from a simple appreciation that continues to rise as time passes. Besides, we always root for underdogs... Continue...Broadly speaking, British journalism was born in the English Civil War, starting around 1640. This was when the forebears of modern newspapers—the first corantos, newsbooks, and mercuries—began to appear in quantity... Continue
word civilization literally means “living in cities,” which is
something that humans haven’t been doing very long in the overall scheme
of things... Continue
The Ad Tax
In 2006, the U.S. population reached 299 million and U.S. ad spending exceeded $286 billion. A quick calculation shows that advertisers spent about $954 per person... Continue...