5 February, 2008

Book Twenty-Four: Birds Without Wings

5 February, 2008 // 0 Comments

I have written about Birds Without Wings on this site before, when I first read it in 2006, so obviously this is a re-read. But it’s a book worth re-reading, because there’s a lot going on. De Bernieres is famous for having lush, complex ...

On Obama

5 February, 2008 // 3 Comments

As promised, Obama-mania! If you live in a Super Tuesday state, I hope you have voted/are voting today. Reasons I Like Obama: He has a strong pro-choice record. He has drawn out the youth vote and has a strong backing among Latinos and African ...

Trembling Geysers

5 February, 2008 // 0 Comments

Attention Washington readers: If you want to help choose a Democratic nominee for President, you must caucus on Saturday! The Stranger has more information at the link above. The Eustace Tilly contest at the New Yorker is over, and it’s well ...