Born November 11, 1922 in Indianapolis. Died April 11, 2007.
*a blog by his biographer
*What would Kurt Vonnegut think of Occupy Wall Street?
*Kurt Vonnegut on Charlie Rose
*follow Kurt Vonnegut on Twitter (Po-Tweet)
*People on the street react to Vonnegut’s death…
*Vonnegut on “The Shape of Stories”
Happy Birthday and Good Morning to Pee Wee Herman, fifty-eight years young.
(I don’t make monkeys, I only train them…)
“Work” to help you avoid “work”:
- David Sedaris is not running for President
- A Japanese author on the recent Mark Twain conference in Hannibal, MO
- Another description
- Susan Harris talk at the Mark Twain Boyhood Home
- Witstream–a compilation of comedians tweeting
- Dave Chappelle give an interview
- A podcast on comedy, featuring guest Patton Oswalt
- On Vonnegut banning, more
- On the fate of comic novels in a comedy world
- On the Final Destination movies as comedy
- Ever think you could cartoon for the New Yorker?
- Muppet diagram!
- Molly Ivins on Governor Goodhair
- Hey, you could write your own review of this for this blog! (or of a lot of other stuff…)
- Onion article of the week? This is appropriate for the beginning of school, but this struck me as much more funny.
the managing editor.
productive + procrastination = productination: a collection of links about humor to spend your time not working in a semi-productive manner.
- On comedians who took alternate routes
- Anyone want to blog on Two and a Half Men?
- Lucille Ball at 100
- Two on Catch-22, and one more
- Comedy in Brazil
- 29th International Society for Humor Studies–a review
- Slaughterhouse-Five banned!
- How to Speak Hip
- Two on Jerry Lewis
- A new book on humor
- Analyzing literature via computer
- Everyone loves the Muppets
- Onion story of the week
- and finally, I found this site, which is a lot of fun reading