In further proof that our existence in the Western World is now completely post-modern comes this little nugget from Rolling Stone, which I just can’t decide whether to believe or not. The story defies summarizing and must be read in its entirety for the full po-mo vertigo effect.
Wow. If this were the plot of a movie or novel, I would consider it utterly ludicrous.
Perhaps the moral of the story is that reality will always out-weird the artist.
Thanks to the always-great Techdirt for the heads-up.
Includes Hollywood Dead, Tales from the Loop, Things from the Flood, The Court of Broken Knives, and Port of Shadows.
Nic has a retinal tear and has his vision is saved by a laser.
Includes The Storm Before the Storm, White Trash, Calypso, Tell the Machine Goodnight, Prince of Fools, and Provenance.
The Internet tells Nic to install Ubiquiti gear in his house, so he does, and now he has thoughts.
What I wish I’d known when I started podcasting.
Nic starts a new podcast about—gasp!—American sports.
Mostly excellent non-fiction in this installment. Includes Fantasyland, The Miracle of Dunkirk, Das Reich, The Undoing Project, Waiting for the Punch, Vacationland and Points of Impact.