C.B. Evans

  • Discounting America

    Reading Ellen Ruppel Shell’s Cheap: The High Cost of Discount Culture, I felt alternately smug and guilty. I get my cheap fix in thrift […] Full Story

  • Logical Conclusions

    James Howard Kunstler has been writing fiction for years, but it’s his nonfiction that delivered him from obscurity. In The Geography of Nowhere (1993), […] Full Story

  • The Big Empty

    For many residents of Clarksville, the seat of east Texas’ Red River County, 2008 arrived trailing a sense of doom. On December 31, 2007, […] Full Story