A smarmy of writers

Dec 06, 2013

Very little else was being discussed today but Tom Scocca at Gawker did write On Smarm. Dan McCrum at the Financial Times wrote, “A civilization that speaks in smarm is a civilization that has lost its ability to talk about purposes at all.” Freelancer Jonathan M. Katz added, “Before the last edit on your Mandela remembrances, may I recommend this morning's essay by @tomscocca.”

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