27 July 2007

It looks good when I do it

The magazine’s [The New Republic] editor, Franklin Foer, disclosed in an interview that Beauchamp is married to a New Republic staffer, and that is “part of the reason why we found him to be a credible writer.?

Perhaps, since this works so well for TNR they should suggest it as a hiring strategy for city governments.

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Semiotic selling

Mother of Storms […] is an ecological disaster novel about sudden global warming […] For all those strange people who are not into meteorology, let me add that it contains a great deal of sex and violence.

John Barnes, author, semiotician

Sometimes you have to play to the fringe as well.

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