Why We Hate Us by Dick Meyer
Kurt Keefner argues that Americans have had enough of Dick Meyer’s Pragmatic medicine.
Dick Meyer is a journalist. At first glance he seems to have written a journalist’s book. It is full of cranky complaints about loud people on their mobile phones and the polarizing influence of politicians and pundits on American society. He describes many other detestable features of modern life. My favorite example is a line of cosmetics called ‘S.