Sightings Articles

American Medical Association | football | NFL | Sports

Football Religion

The Monday Sightings is back, after a hiatus occasioned not by any lack of topics or scenes on which to focus but by the academic calendar at the University of Chicago, from which post we do our scanning, skimming, and probing. Surveying the places w...

September 11, 2017

Baby boomers | American Medical Association | Harvard School of Public Health | church attendance

Living Longer

“The ultimate [baby] boomer game today,” writes Timothy Egan, “is competitive longevity.” He was commenting in an op-ed on notable editor/writer Michael Kinsley’s self-documented struggle with Parkinson’s disease. (New York Times, May 20). A religiou...

May 23, 2016