The Prose Stylings Of Nicholson Baker

He must be so unhappy about thisOn Monday Choire discussed Nicholson Baker’s New Yorker piece about the Kindle. I finally got around to reading the thing last night, and while I am in no way qualified to address the merits of his argument (I’m enough of a Luddite that I only broke down and bought a cellphone in 2006) I will say this: I need to use the word “spinnakered” more often in my writing. Also “pheromonal.”