The Ultimate in Candor….

 

Not too long ago (minutes ago...) the New York Times released the news that Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn died at the age of 89 -- of massive heart failure. The thought occurs to me that Alek set the standard several decades ago for the new information economy where ribald facts don't need pretention or dictate fear.

Imagine a "Gulag" blog from the man who penned the untold story of Stalin's destruction of a nation...