Weekend Edition: 8-15

Blog Headline of the Week

Teen Prodigy: Smart Enough to Go To Law School at 19, Dumb Enough to Go To Law School

Bookish Linkage

This is probably how I would end up using a Kindle.

The Browser offers a selection of books on Burma. (Via.)

A children’s novel, Neil Gaiman’s The Graveyard Book, won the Hugo Award for Best Novel last Sunday. The book previously won the 2009 Newbery Medal “for the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children published in English in the United States.”

The Not the Booker Prize Prize has “a (very) longlist.”

“The Pulitzer Prize in fiction takes dead aim at mediocrity and almost never misses.”

The AV Club’s “Gateways to Geekery” series looks at alternate history novels. (Via.)

Nonbookish Linkage

At 68, of course Bob Dylan is an “eccentric-looking old man.”

So, my bumper sticker about my Labrador retriever and your honor student is accurate.

Amateur space pron.

I got shit running through my brain
So intense that I can’t explain

Title Track, Ben Folds, Rockin’ the Suburbs

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