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One man’s readability is another man’s literary merit

January 3rd, 2012 · Comments Off on One man’s readability is another man’s literary merit · Writing

We are rapidly closing in on 20 years since I set foot in a college classroom. Time has blurred most of my classes together. One of the rare ones that stands out to me is an upper-level English literature class I took the first semester of my junior year. I signed up for an ambitious […]

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Newest soldier in the Kindle revolution

October 5th, 2011 · Comments Off on Newest soldier in the Kindle revolution · Blog

I am not the bellwether for technological devices. I still don’t own an iPod. I’ve never owned an Xbox, Nintendo, Sega—any gaming system beyond Pong, really. I’ve only had a cell phone for about three years, and it’s the boring kind where all you do is talk into it and punch the button to check […]

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I hate people who hate reading

August 10th, 2011 · Comments Off on I hate people who hate reading · Blog

I hate reading. Do 438,015 people really mean this? A Facebook page called “I Hate Reading” has received nearly half a million Likes as of today. (Hat tip to GalleyCat, via Twitter, of course, for this dreadful bit of news.) Another, less popular and more edgy, page called “I Fucking Hate Reading” has 3,641 hardcore […]

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