Andrew C. Michaels (George Washington): The Patent Lawyer’s Guide to Fascism. Public works funding falls as infrastructure deteriorates. “Virtue signaling” isn’t the problem — not believing one another is. Men have always used “science” to explain why they’re better than women. Matt Hartman is against personal politics: We’ve abandoned politics for consumption. Let’s delete sex-identity from birth certificates. It used to be just a word, now it is a way of life — but is it time to get off the banter bus? BedTimes Magazine, a trade publication devoted to the production of mattresses, celebrates 100 years. A portrait of the cartoonist as a young philosopher: Jeffrey Kindley interviews Grant Snider, author of The Shape of Ideas: An Illustrated Exploration of Creativity.