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Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

ledger-enquirer.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me' | News & Observer

newsobserver.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me' | The Herald

heraldonline.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

thestate.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

mercedsunstar.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

macon.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me'

latimes.com — They came not to bury punk but to praise it. 20 years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published " Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk " with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

Book review: A mother dances with disaster in Alaska in Eggers' latest

pressherald.com — Among his best-selling literary fiction peers, Dave Eggers alone is engaged in a sustained effort to write about contemporary America. He's been going at it so regularly and so swiftly that he's keeping pace with the times, if not getting a half-step ahead.

North to Alaska in Dave Eggers' new 'Heroes of the Frontier'

capecodtimes.com — Work, politics, the end of America as an economic powerhouse. And now a woman who's at the end of her rope, in a place of salvation without the wherewithal to seek it, as its promise goes up in flames. Welcome to "Heroes of the Frontier."

North to Alaska in Dave Eggers' new 'Heroes of the Frontier'

ledger-enquirer.com — "Heroes of the Frontier" by Dave Eggers; Knopf (400 pages, $28.95) Among his best-selling literary fiction peers, Dave Eggers alone is engaged in a sustained effort to write about contemporary America. He's been going at it so regularly and so swiftly that he's keeping pace with the times, if not getting a half-step ahead.
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Aug 25, 2016

RT @joshtpm: Here's the book Ann released TODAY. Did I say Tahday? I did. https://t.co/kjVt5vBJdo

Aug 24, 2016

@maretorliss I am thrilled to be using this time to work instead of standing on a dusty sidewalk.

Aug 24, 2016

Enjoying Annual Fire Drill Morning, also known as Work-From-Home-Wednesday

Aug 23, 2016

Let i be known that my slick pumps lasted until 3:15pm, at which point I had to switch to neon flip-flops.

Aug 23, 2016

@LRBoutoflondon @joe_hill @NewYorker it made less of a smear and more of a smashed frightening exoskeleton* (*or maybe carapace?)


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