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Weekly Digest: When the Power Keeps Going Out
Welcome to my weekly digest for March 4, 2022.
For new subscribers, this contains a roundup of my recent writings and podcasts, as well as links to the best articles from around the web this week. You can control what emails you get from me by visiting your account page.
Content and Media Mentions
I wrote about Generation X stepping into battle. Generational analysis is one of those things that always provokes a discussion. In this piece I analyze why so many of the prominent dissident or heterodox people we see in the online influencer space - from Joe Rogan to Glenn Greenwald - are Generation X.
My podcast for the week is on the third worldization of America, with a specific focus on the decreasing reliability of our electrical grid and the sharp increase in the number of ordinary people installing backup power. (Subscribers can read the transcript).
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Best of the Web
Brad Wilcox and Thomas Lehrman argue for a law requiring parental consent before a minor could establish a social media account.
Brad Littlejohn has a great piece at American Reformer on Sohrab Ahmari among the Protestants.
Mere Fidelity has an interesting podcast with Tim Keller.
Saturday Night Live had a hilarious skit about a Covid dinner party.