Less than the Least

Entries from Less than the Least tagged with 'David Brooks'

Sotomayer and the Cost of Success--Stuntz

A couple days ago, David Brooks had a wise and interesting column on Sotomayor and the price of professional success. (Link: here). Plainly, Sotomayor has paid a price for her achievements—according to Brooks, her marriage appears to have been a casualty of...

The Great (Debt) Seduction--Skeel

David Brooks argued in his column yesterday that traditional norms of thrift and frugality have been displaced in America by norms that “encourage debt and living for the moment.” Among the causes of this shift, he blames state governments’...