- “What do C.C. Beck, Vaughn Bode, William S. Burroughs, Eisner, Fellini, Moebius, Kirby, Barry Smith, Tom Wolfe, and Frank Zappa have in common?” Brian Hibbs on The Someday Funnies.
- James Greer’s story “Chapman’s Green Hairstreak” is now up at Joyland.
- In the LA Review of Books, the headline says it all: “Johnathan Lethem on being reviewed by James Wood.”
- On January 20th, Jeff Mangum (Neutral Milk Hotel) will howl in the cavern palace that is the BAM Opera House.
- Is it time for Not Quite Best of the Year lists already? The Atlantic selects five strong titles that won’t make da cut.