New York Times columnist Ross Douthat contemplates the sex lives of the elite -- Jon and Kate, Governor Sanford, Senator Ensign, and "two of the nation's finest essayists." What can we learn from these horrible people? That despite their "blase attitude toward pornography or premarital sex," the upp ... More >>
Brooklyn Book Festival Sunday, September 14 Borough Hall It was a late Saturday Los Angeles Times article that broke the news of David Foster Wallace's death for most of us, and it was their book editor David Ulin's quote, describing the scene at Saturday's National Book Critics Circle Board meetin ... More >>
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