Tucker Max shifts from creepy bro writer to inspirational bro entrepreneur

In high school, some of my friends really enjoyed reading Tucker Max, whom Wikipedia bloodlessly describes as “an American author and public speaker,” and whom I’d describe as one of America’sRead more »

Go ahead, make my diaper

I—like practically everyone else in this great country—went to see American Sniper last weekend. I really wanted to talk about the discrepancies between Chris Kyle’s memoir and the film. Like,Read more »

Guantanamo Bay prisoner’s book released

After six years and 2,500 redactions, the first book by an imprisoned detainee is in print. Mohamedou Ould Slahi, also known as prisoner number 760, has unveiled the details of his experienceRead more »

Did OUP ban references to pork products in its textbooks? Not really, but here are some references Melville House is banning

Here we are only a few weeks into 2015, and yet we’ve encountered enough stories of publishers unwilling to offend their potential audiences to last us through the end ofRead more »

Ray Bradbury’s home in Los Angeles is being demolished

Ray Bradbury’s home in the Cheviot Hills neighborhood in Los Angeles, where the science fiction pioneer lived and wrote for 50 years, is being torn down by the developer whoRead more »