Tag Archives: Don DeLillo

Father’s Day works better as fiction


[This one got lost in the shuffle, but I'm guessing my legion of readers won't mind that it's a week late.] One of the pleasures of writing a novel is you can decide when and how things happen. For instance, … Continue reading

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Obama on the boob tube


2010 is like 1933, but without the good songs “Conspirators have a logic and a daring beyond our reach. All conspiracies are the same taut story of men who find coherence in some criminal act. Or maybe not.” — Don … Continue reading

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