Lily King. Euphoria
Paul Collins. Banvard’s Folly: Thirteen Tales of People Who Didn’t Change the World [Collins must have had fun doing the research for this book. He’s right that America has little room for failure, but he doesn’t seem aware that many of us feel we could be one of the stories in this book]
Kurt Vonnegut. Breakfast of Champions.
Ryszard Kapuscinski. Shah of Shahs.
Thomas Mann. Buddenbrooks
Richard Hofstader. Anti-Intellectualism in American Life
Judy Blume. In the Unlikely Event
Rudyard Kipling Kim.
Mark Twain. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn [rerun]
Lewis Carroll Alice in Wonderland [rerun]
Tom Wolfe. The Painted Word [rerun]
Rita Mae Brown. Rubyfruit Jungle[rerun]
David Mazzucchelli Asterios Polyp
Wilkie Collins. The Moonstone [rerun]
Mary McAuliffe Twilight of the Belle Eopque
Herman Koch. The Dinner
Mary McCarthy The Groves of Academe

Digital Content

Big Eyes
Many Mad Men episodes
Anna Karenina
Earrings of Madame
The Lady Eve
La Femme Nikita
Mr. Turner [British period mumblecore]
The Thin Man
Hot Tub Time Machine II [Ashamed to include this movie]
Duck Soup
Animal Crackers
Wild Tales
Francis The Talkig Mule
Pennies From Heaven