My weekly column at Taki’s Magazine is up. This week I explore the delights of air travel:
I note with interest that January 1, 2014 marks the centenary of scheduled commercial passenger airplane flights. I note with further interest, although the interest now has some dark tones, that my own experience as a plane passenger will cover nearly half of those hundred years . . .
Read the whole thing at Taki’s Magazine.
And Radio Derb listeners please note: there will be no broadcast this week, as a conjunction of two family events—both celebratory—have stolen all my time. RD will be back on the air next week. We apologize for the interruption.