Sam Rosenfeld

The Colgate University Political Science professor and author of The Polarizers: “Postwar Architects of Our Partisan Era” discusses the 2018 midterm elections, Bernie Sanders, and the media’s inability to save us in an exclusive discussion. TRANSCRIPTION Ben Evans: I’m Ben Evans and you’re listening to Fogged Clarity. This morning I’m pleased to be joined by… More

Justin Cronin

To mark the paperback release of his latest novel, “The Passage,” Ben goes deep with acclaimed author Justin Cronin. More

Liquid Bomb Plot Unravels

Chris Hosea Spring bouquets throng The Frigidaire. Spring is The oldest virgin going. Mild Vandals paint subway escalators blue, and I am Lifted to street level like a package marked THIS WAY UP. I have presents for you all naked under the flagpole. Somewhere, someone is listening to Metallica against his will. ‘Enter Sandman.’ Hooded… More

The Disappointed Bridge

Chris Hosea Talk ran into twilight, then stopped. A hidden charm was taking shape above branches and power lines, warding off selfless sleep and leaving me to brood on a bolus of hope and pain. Alcohol helped, and rubbing. Each drumbeat and flower seemed a suggestion that if not taken lightly could lead to a… More