Essays consider a range of American masculinities, especially at home.
Some readers expressed an interest in seeing a recording of my recent debate with Edward Lucas on the fate and future of central Europe, which took place on Friday 13th March at Sidney Sussex College. Cambridge. I am sorry...
Kent Russell is a hell of a good writer. His first book, I am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son (Knopf, $24.95), a collection of essays published earlier this month, is the most compelling and engaging book you'll read this year. With...Show More Summary
Jonathan Capehart: "I Am Sorry" ANALYSIS - NOTHING WAS GAINED IN THIS ADMISSION BY JONATHAN CAPEHART For a story that GAINED ITS OWN LEGS, molested far beyond the proportion of its actual importance in America and the lives of BlackShow More Summary
Justin Bieber really wants you to like him again. After being the butt of the joke for hours during the taping of his Comedy Central roast, the 21-year-old singer gave a contrition speech. "I turned a lot of people off over the pastShow More Summary
From the inbox: I am sorry to inform you that I have decided to reject your submission... One of the referee reports began with: "I see two huge shortcomings...." A lesser man might recognize that he is in the wrong profession.
SARAH HOYT ON THE GOP: Winter At Valley Forge. “I am sorry, no offense meant. It’s just that I think you – all of you – are barking up the wrong tree and failing to see both the progress and the problems with your chosen course.”
Catherine Carberry reviews I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son by Kent Russell today in Rumpus Books.
To all of my precious students, I am sorry for what I am about to do to you. This week, I am going to have to give you a new test. It's called PARCC. There will be five separate tests, on four separate days, and my guess is that most of you will hate them. Show More Summary
I am sorry that you are in the hospital. You are feeling ill. The noises are loud, people are walking in and out of rooms, and you aren’t sure of what to expect. You are probably nervous. This whole situation is a disturbance to your life. You would rather be at home — I can […]
I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son By Kent Russell KNOPF Halfway through his engrossing book of essays and reportage, I realized Kent Russell was the kid brother of Swamplandia author Karen Russell, and then it all made sense: the hilariously dysfunctional Florida family. Show More Summary
I wanted to say, "I am sorry if we haven't spoken in a while," but we had not spoken in a while, and you cannot say such a thing to someone you haven't spoken to in a while.
If you missed ITEXPO a few weeks back in Miami, FL – I am sorry to hear that… It was one of the best events I’ve been to in a long time. Then again of course I am a bit biased as the conference chairman. Brett Williams of AudioCodesShow More Summary
Lt. Henry A. Williams didn’t just complain about the 2nd Artillery Regiment and Capt.-Lt. Jacob Kemper, as detailed yesterday. As Holly A. Mayer quotes him in Belonging to the Army: Camp Followers and Community During the American Revolution, Williams also had things to say about his own captain, Andrew Moodie, and the captain’s wife. Show More Summary
Alabama, that is. C’mon people, spill the beans, I await your wisdom as always. Food, but not just. I’ve never been there, I am sorry to say, and so have much to learn.
With all the attention on the new film Selma, Americans might have the impression that the story of ordinary people standing together to fight for change is a thing of the past. As a minister in southern Virginia, I am sorry to report...Show More Summary
Coming from Nintendo customer service in Ireland... Thank you for contacting us recently about the New Nintendo 3DS Ambassador Programme. I am sorry to hear of your disappointment at not being included in the contacted people for this. Show More Summary
Architects are horrified but I am sorry, Chuck gets 7 out of 10 on this one.
I am sorry to say that the final episode of the BBC’s ‘Remember me' was a severe disappointment. Not having written the whole thing, I can’t suggest any other obvious way out, but let me explain what troubles me. First,...
If you really think that my sole consideration for whether I should bring a life into this world was based on how my body would look afterwards, then I am sorry for your lack of logical reasoning skills. ~ Plus-size supermodel Robyn Lawley, clarifying on Facebook her reasoning for carrying her surprise pregnancy to term. Show More Summary