Good old Georgette Fleischer! Pretty sure she had horrors of seeing someone die outside her apartment window long before CitiBike. http://gothamist.com/2010/05/11/barnard_professor_people_will_die_a.php
In my day, young persons just out of college read the Awl!
You had me at Neon Vulva.
@my_piru indeed. right there with ya.
@my_piru In other news, http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/15/nyregion/sniff-test-doesnt-prove-public-drinking-judge-says.html
Maybe I'm just cranky, but this stuff also seems really obvious...
Miles, thanks for summing up why I was so displeased by the excerpt I read in the New Yorker and why I was even more displeased when I realized there was a whole novel of it to come. Good luck with your book; as a fellow Young impressed by your critique, I would definitely be interested in seeing your approach to the near future.
Thanks, Abe! This was extremely relevant to my interests. It kind of makes me wish I were still voting in Minnesota.
I am consistently pretty disgusted by how unaware many of my white pothead acquaintances are of their privilege in this context.
Like this! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PTJpLBXGBkM
I hope nobody actually pays that guy for being a cartoonist!