The Talented Mr. Ripley

The more I practice, the luckier I get. – Gary Player (b. 1935) Luck is the residue of design. – Branch Rickey (1881 – 1965) I’ve…

Ghost in the Machine, Part 1

  The way out is through the door. Why is it that no one will use this method? ― Confucius (551 – 479 BC) Tanzan…

The Unbearable Over-Determination of Oil

Jett Rink: Everybody thought I had a duster. Y’all thought ol’ Spindletop Burke and Burnett was all the oil there was, didn’t ya? Well, I’m…