Bored with Book Reviews

I’m getting kind of bored with book reviews. Writing book reviews. Reading book reviews. You know, those ones that begin with a summary of the story, and then a small amount of obligatory opinion/critique/accolades? But not just those ones, also the more long-form bloggy/Pitchfork-y ones where…

The Pretend Librarian's Guide to Socially Awkward Media

[See also: Update #1 – Two Hypotheses Now Tested (Others Still Untested)] Is it possible that how a person acts in in-person social situations is quite a bit analogous to how they will act in online social situations?  This may have always been obvious to a lot of people, but I…