Archive for the ‘Professor Fury’ Category

Nerd Journal: Zork, Gischler, Greene

faked by Monday, July 12th, 2010


Oh, Fickle, Fickle Heart: Or, how Prof threatened to break up with the Hold Steady after their very first argument.

faked by Friday, July 9th, 2010

So I was thinking lately about how gorjus is going to see the Hold Steady in Memphis soon, and I was getting a little sad. (more…)

Dominic Fortune v. Irish Assassin Santa Claus. On a Blimp.

faked by Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009


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faked by Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009


Go, Read: Jack Butler featured in Town Creek Poetry

faked by Monday, December 7th, 2009

Friends! Ninjas! Poetry Lovers! You will want to direct your browser over to the latest issue of Town Creek Poetry, the online magazine with the good sense to feature the poetry of Jack Butler. In addition to nineteen poems drawn from across Jack’s career, the issue features an essay on the state of poetry and a new interview. It’s like Jack Butler box set with extensive liner notes, all for free on your computer. I’m amazed you’re still reading this paragraph. Follow the link!

Your Friday Afternoon Topical Comics Scan

faked by Friday, November 20th, 2009

Here, Jesse Custer weighs in on this weekend’s planned Ku Klux Klan rally at the University of Mississippi:

Happy Vampire A Go-Go Day!

faked by Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

Yes, I realize it’s not an official holiday yet. But it will be. And don’t you want to be able to say you were ringing in the season back before it got all commercialized, back when people remembered the real reason for Vampire A Go-Go Day? That is, celebrating the release of PrettyFavorite Victor Gischler’s new novel Vampire A Go-Go, which you can read more about here and which you can purchase here or at your local seller of quality books about, among other things, “gun-toting Jesuit priests”?

Local folk: All the Baton Rougeans of good taste and discerning judgment will be at the Citiplace Barnes and Noble on Thursday night at 7:00 for a reading, signing, and exorcism by Gischler. FIRST TWO ROWS WILL GET WET.

Oxford American on Southern Literature

faked by Monday, August 31st, 2009


Two Links: Chaykin, Neufeld

faked by Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

What, has the semester begun again already? So it has, so it has. More substantive posting coming soon, but in the meantime, please enjoy these things written by other people:

Black Pear Tree Video Roundup!

faked by Friday, August 21st, 2009

With bonus Morrissey action!