29 May 2014

On Reading Obituaries


They teach us we are living in a sham age of eminent mediocrities.

3 comments:

  1. Eminent Mediocrities: the long awaited follow-up to Eminent Victorians. Would be a very funny book.

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  2. Ha ha. Very true.
    An Eminent Mediocrities Blog would be more suited to this endless subject. But I guess we call that 'the news.'

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