Monday morning fragments

  • It’s not just the NSA. The FBI and Department of Defense could be spying on you, too.
  • Forty years after that last celebratory brandy finished him off, Julian Maclaren-Ross will get a headstone
  • Novelist/comedian A.L. Kennedy: “If I’m doing political jokes I tend to be more obscene, just to keep everyone happy.”
  • Writer Katharine Weber: “Acknowledgement pages offer readers exactly the sort of map I never want to provide.”


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