I’m sure refugees are deeply grateful to have such respectful, serious advocates.
Ian McEwan gets a C+ for an analysis of his own novel. It’s not as big of a deal as people make it sound. Writers tend to be as good at analysing their own work as surgeons are at operating on themselves.
A single study that the Wikipedia cited 2,8 million times. It’s easy to guess its subject before even seeing the link.
It’s even kind of touching to see how desperately The Nation fellates the Russians.
I had no idea Julia Kristeva was a snitch. Everything else about her stinks, too. Unfortunately, one is often forced to cite her by forces beyond one’s control.
On turning 40: I love such posts by happy, wonderful people. Happy birthday!
Not very recent but fun. A middle-aged woman pretended to be a high school cheerleader.