Fred A Levy Haskell (fredcritter) wrote,
Fred A Levy Haskell

Reality Check

I ran this past jbru who agreed with my thesis, so I'm throwing the question open to y’all. It seems to me that in his review of Art Spiegelman’s In the Shadow of No Towers, Douglas Wolk of The Washington Post actually undermines his argument with his example:

[Art Spiegelman is] venting in all directions rather than making a point, and his jokes are pure lead. Directed by a Homeland Security “Red, White and Blue Alert,” for instance, Spiegelman buries his head under a flag. “I should feel safer under here, but—damn it!—I can’t see a thing!” he exclaims.



  • Changes, changes, changes

    As a result of an unfortunate confluence of circumstances, Merrill Corporation and I parted company at the beginning of this month. The separation…

  • Kvell!

    See Geri Sullivan's lj post about my awesome daughter. Please. Thank you.

  • How cool is that?

    I believe this is the first of my photos to be displayed on iTunes. Oh … okay … okay … I know. It is not being displayed…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded