Q&A with Lisa Napoli (Radio Shangri-La: What I Discovered on my Accidental Journey to the Happiest Kingdom on Earth). Here.
In the 1950s, MAD magazine inspired many parodies (we bought many of them), and now we are blessed with John Benson’s The Sincerest Form of Parody: The Best 1950s MAD Inspired Satirical Comics. Gird yourself for the report and selection of comics here.
What’s a Beat? Jack knows. Here.
Just out in paperback: The Pale King by David Foster Wallace.
Q&A with Mark Dery (I Must Not Think Bad Thoughts: Drive-by Essays on American Dread, American Dreams). Here.
“Death can be a turn-on once you accept that it is inevitable and no one can save you.” Q&A with Dick Teresi (The Undead: Organ Harvesting, the Ice-Water Test, Beating Heart Cadavers–How Medicine Is Blurring the Line Between Life and Death). Here.