A Flea in the Fur of the Beast

“Death, fire, and burglary make all men equals.” —Dickens

Zombie voters!

by evanmcmurry

I demand that we begin referring to the other 26% as dead-again Christians: “A little-noted finding in that same Register poll was that only 34 percent of likely Republican caucus-goers identified themselves as born-again Christians; in 2008, that figure was 60 percent.”

y uno mas…

by evanmcmurry

Apparently I have two reviews in this month’s Bookslut. This one is on Why the Child is Cooking in the Polenta by Aglaja Veteranyi, a Romanian circus performer who wrote only one novel before committing suicide. Both books courtesy Dalkey Archive Press, which is awesome.

Tweet this, motherfuckers

by evanmcmurry

My review of Best European Fiction 2012, in which Aleksandar Hemon picks a fight over Twitter and I pick one right back. At the always fantastic Bookslut. Get it!