IT’S ASH WEDNESDAY, so the film noir quote will almost certainly be the only post today. (Besides this one, of course.) Back with lots of goodies tomorrow.

A Clarification on My "You Don't Have to Grok Natural Law" Shtik
Where Are the Lady Mountain Goats?
Leaving Addis, Losing DC: Dinaw Mengestu's "Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears"
From "The Beautiful Things That Heaven Bears"
About Eve Tushnet