Monthly Archives: December 2010

Interlude: The Raw Data

The book by the numbers: Pages: 1,079 Publication Date: 1996 Dewey Decimal: 813/.54 20 ISBN: 0-316-92004-5 Weight (Paperback): 2.5 lbs Dimensions: 6” x 9.25” x 2” Cost: $17.99 + tax (@ BookPeople) Time Magazine says: One of theĀ 100 best English-language … Continue reading

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Episode One: Ambush

Infinite Jest is a stalker. It’s bad enough when other people get pushy about what books you should read, but when the book itself starts to make overtures–that’s just disturbing. It began at my brother David’s apartment in Austin, TX … Continue reading

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