Gentleman of Leisure is writer, erstwhile lecturer and notionally overeducated Martin Marks‘s PAPERMAG column on the things he likes and why.
Ah, January! A new year, fresh beginnings, resolute resolutions (not all the adjectives can be good), and, of course, the start of National Sobering Up Month here at the Gentleman of Leisure Institute for Higher Learning of Useless Things and Various Other Even More Useless Things (Dynasty XII Middle Egyptian, for instance, or perhaps Post-Amarna representations of sun deities; I wish I was joking). And so, I thought January might be the perfect time to write a column dedicated to my continued, firmly held belief that my computer should be armed with a breathalyzer, especially when it pertains to online purchases. Read more at PAPERMag.com.