Tag Archives: Truman Capote

bp515030-best-je

The Worst People in America: Matthew Spektor

To celebrate July 4th, the Weeklings Editorial Board brings you an in-depth look at the least acceptable among us. Today’s contender: Matthew Spektor Continue reading




Posted in Worst People in America | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment
prostitute

My Favorite Prostitutes, My Favorite John

Janet Steen wants to know what a hooker thinks and feels after a long day at the office. Continue reading




Posted in Popular Culture | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments
Ramona (1)

The 50 Greatest Literary Character Names of All Time

Greg Olear whittles the Who’s Who of all of literature down to the 50 top names. Continue reading




Posted in 50 Greatest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 74 Comments
inivisbleman

The Man Who Wasn’t There: A Meditation On Mitt Romney

Wherein Peter Mountford investigates the wealth required to refuse to be famous, and the obliviousness required to die beyond your means. A parable for Election Day and what it has wrought. Continue reading




Posted in Memoir, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment