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Clusterfuck Nation – Blog > Things Going By

Clusterfuck Nation For your reading pleasure Mondays and Fridays Support this blog by visiting Jim’s Patreon Page If this (first?) summer of Covid-19 has revealed anything about the current version of civilization, it’s the profound exhaustion of a culture reduced to going through the motions of its once-vital activities. A lot of things that we hope more »

August 7, 2020 10:07 am

Podcast > KunstlerCast 332 — Touching Base with Dave Collum of Cornell U about Every Darn Thing

Support this blog by visiting Jim’s Patreon Page   David Collum is the Betty R. Miller Professor of Chemistry at Cornell University. He is the intellectual utility infielder of internet commentary, covering all the bases: culture, politics, finance, and technology, with often surprising views on the the predicaments of our time. Here we attempt to make more »

July 30, 2020 4:12 pm

The Liminalist # 241: Reality-Based Living (with James Howard Kunstler)

Jasun Horsley speaks to Jim on May 9, 2020 in a 2 hour episode of The Liminalist podcast, about Riding the Long Emergency, Emergent Societies & Emergent Pathologies, Death & Eternity, A Still Moment and The Shale Oil Miracle.


The Strong Towns Podcast – James Howard Kunstler: Living in the Long Emergency

Chuck Marohon speaks to Jim on The Strong Towns Podcast, May 11, 2020, about the COVID-19 crisis and how his new book Living in the Long Emergency helps us understand what’s going on….and also how to create a healthy, vibrant, and enjoyable future.


McAlvany Interview With James Howard Kunstler

David McAlvaney of the McAlvany Financial Group talks with JHK on the April 14, 2020 McAlvany Weekly Commentary podcast about his ideas on how to thrive and how to make yourself useful to others while “Living in the Long Emergency.” Jim also shares his thoughts on how Modern Monetary Theory is an adventure in complete unreality.

My Garden > The Garden 2015 – 2016

I kind of let the garden report slide for a couple of years. Apologies. Below is where things stood on Christmas Eve 2015. As you can see, I began the project of converting the grass paths to wood chips as winter began. I made one conscious blunder: I lay down high-quality landscape cloth directly over more »

November 11, 2016 10:32 am

My Town > A Winter Tour of the Hidden Corners of a Little Town in Upstate NY

I moved here in November and have been exploring it through this weird, snowless winter of 2012.   Greenwich After the Civil War. Before the war its name was Union, NY,and before that it was called Whipple Cityafter its founder, Job Whipple.After the Civil War, the name Union was deemed politically incorrect for a nationwishing to more »

May 15, 2013 2:47 pm