Lists for the new year and decade  

Posted by Denis Haack in , , , ,

It’s that time again, and as Bono, activist for justice and frontman for U2 notes, the lists—of resolutions and best and worst—have proliferated wildly.

If we have overindulged in anything these past several days, it is neither holiday ham nor American football; it is Top 10 lists. We have been stuffed full of them. Even in these self-restrained pages, it has been impossible to avoid the end-of-the-decade accountings of the 10 best such-and-suches and the 10 worst fill-in-the-blanks.

And so, in the spirit of rock star excess, I offer yet another.

Bono’s list is worth some reflection, and can be read here.

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