Newsweek has published a nice follow-up by David McCullough to the dazzling speech he delivered recently at the commencement at Wellesley High School, where he teaches English. (See post directly below.) Like the speech, this article is worth your attention.
This is a handy guide to Scottish single malt whiskies, plotted on a grid with two sets of variables. Horizontally, from light (left) to rich (right); and vertically, from delicate (bottom) to smoky (top).