I know what’ll be playing in my home this Christmas.

This is the work of my friend M. Dale Prins. For years, I thought his sense of humor was his greatest gift. I was wrong.Spread the word. And stock up on copies for Christmas gifts: http://www.emmanuelshall.com/ … [Read more...]

David Foster Wallace, author of “Infinite Jest,” dead at 46.

My thanks to Alissa Wilkinson for passing along the news...The L.A. Times has the story here. David Foster Wallace, the novelist, essayist and humorist best known for his 1996 novel "Infinite Jest," was found dead Friday night at his home in Claremont, according to the Claremont Police Department. He was 46.Jackie Morales, a records clerk at the department, said Wallace's wife called police at 9:30 p.m. Friday saying she had returned home to find that her husband had hanged … [Read more...]