David Evans

David Evans

David Evans

David is from Minnesota. He has volunteered for political campaigns and spent a summer with the Blue Earth County Historical Society researching the First World War in local papers. He wants to go to law school.

Recent blog posts by this author

You Are Who You Eat With

Why do we make food? The obvious answer is so we can have food fights. Joking aside, when I reflect on my experience with the culinary arts – whether carefully crafting Buche de Noel for Christmas or whiling away a summer afternoon making...

To Be Happy, First Be Pessimistic

We all want to be happy, but we’re not terribly good at it. As a result, for centuries philosophers have wrestled with how to attain happiness. Few, though, have offered as novel an answer as Marcus Aurelius, one of Rome’s greatest emperors....

Four Things We Can Learn From the Amish About Technology

Picture the Amish for a moment. Do you see dour men in bulky black coats with beards? Horse-drawn buggies clomping down asphalt highways? A technophobic people horribly out of step with the twenty-first century? If these are your...