About Marc Steyn

Type O Negative, unabashed contrarian, media vagabond. Season ticket holder to the theatre of the absurd. Follow me on Twitter @MarcSteyn or Google+

Ever had that sinking euphoric feeling of falling off a cliff into interminable space, when confronted with the ghosts of loves past?
It is never merely connected to a specific person, but more of a loosely defined emotional compass that points – nowhere. » Read more »

Over the past few years there has been increased mention of an ‘African century’. Much of the renewed optimism for the continent has been based on Africa’s average growth rate of over 5% during the 2000s. Admittedly many African countries are experiencing accelerated growth from a low base, but there are other positive signs that may auger well for Africa’s future generations » Read more »