1) Victor Davis Hanson on The Destiny of Cities.
2-3) Matt Ridley on:
Putting on 'The Hard Nut," Mark Morris's two-act dance set to Tchaikovsky's score for "The Nutcracker."
5) An interview with Oliver Sacks, neurologist (and author of Musicophilia and The Mind's Eye.)
6) On Schubert's Winterreise  
7) On Tannhäuser at the Royal Opera House   
8) The NEH vs. America?
9) David Yezzi on Andrew Marvell
10) Hitchens, Robinson, and Ricochet readers on Vietnam.
11) Obama and the Rhetoric of Progressivism
12) The Crisis of the American Intellectual
13) Human Nature and Capitalism
14) The Fed: The Chicago School's Achilles Heel
15) Stephen Hawking’s Radical Philosophy of Science
16) On a Career Choice, or, "Why I love being a professor."
17) 20 Obsolete English Words that Should Make a Comeback
18) DC-3: A Legend in Her Time by Bruce McAllister
19) The Fighting Temeraire by Sam Willis
20) Class Conflict, American Style
- Pathology of the Elites: How the Arrogant Classes Plan to Run Your Life by Michael Knox Beran
- Fortunes of Change: The Rise of the Liberal Rich and the Remaking of America by David Callahan
- The Ruling Class: How They Corrupted America and What We Can Do About It by Angelo M. Codevilla
22) The English Opium Eater: A Biography of Thomas De Quincey by Robert Morrison