Posts Tagged: j.d. salinger

The Rumpus Mini-Interview Project #112: Roz Chast

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” I think when you really love something, you notice the minutiae. It’s partly how you make something your own.”

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Morning Coffee

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Scienceray on spectacular dams: mankind’s way of saying “take that, nature. Of course then you’ve got shipwrecks, nature’s way of giving it right back to us. Japanese street art: sticker hunting in Shibuya. Dan Harms gives a lecture on the history of Necromicons. (via Metafilter) Are today’s teenagers sick of Holden Caulfield? And to end […]

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Mr. J.D.

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Once again a journalist turns up at J.D. Salinger’s house, and once again gets turned away. In Japan — not being in easy driving distance of Cornish, NH — they must turn to Blankey Jet City’s song “Salinger,” with its chorus: “Mister J.D. Salinger / Tell me why / Tell me why / Tell me […]

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