New today from the Century:
- Debra Bendis on aging and the promises of God: "It's hard for me to watch as places become a blur for my elderly parents. It's as if each home they've had has merged into one great longing." (subscription required)
- Jason Byassee on Modern Family: "I don't like family sitcoms, so I long avoided Modern Family. But the show catches the way family can be both loathsome and life-giving." (subscription required)
- David Heim on the word "entitlement"
- Steve Thorngate on why he loves the tumblr WTF, Evolution?
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