Minecraft on the Cover of The New Yorker

Minecraft features prominently in last week’s cover story in the New Yorker. Any parent of a four-to-x-year-old will likely understand this week’s cover. Most everyone else will probably be confused. Minecraft is a video game invented, in 2009, by Markus Persson (a.k.a. “Notch” to the seven hundred trillion humans who...