Critical Linking: March 24, 2012

“As a reader of many, many reviews, I have to admit I’m more alarmed by the number of dull ones than the number of unkind ones.”

Man, this is so true. There’s a reason those Best American anthology people don’t do a book review edition.

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“I CAPS LOCK and LOL at my ease observing cute kittens”

Though this is funny, Whitman wouldn’t have blogged. But he would be all over self-publishing.

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“Fewer than half of young high school graduates who don’t pursue postsecondary education are employed full-time”

I can’t believe we have to justify college these days. But I guess we do.

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“Writing programs are the last refuge for people who read books and like to talk about them.”

Well shit. I guess we need to shut this here website down.

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