The Bush Presidential Memory Hole: Oh lovely. His shrine will be near my house

Running updates as the George W. Bush Presidential Library and accompanying partisan think tank begin to take shape and opposition arises. No one seems to care about my argument: There goes the neighborhood.

In the Shadow of the King

People take sides, and I point out just how large the LBJ Library looms

The Dallas Morning News on all those Bush achievements the library will gloriously commemorate

A smart compromise? Ah, but those two words don't exist in the Bush vocabulary

Jim Schutze weighs in, much more intelligently than I

The Tombs of the Pharoahs, Executive Order 13233 and the SMU faculty senate vote.

And now the American Historical Association jumps in

March 21, 2007 8:05 PM |



Best of the Vault


Pat Barker, Frankenstein, Cass Sunstein on the internet, Samuel Johnson, Thrillers, Denis Johnson, Alan Furst, Caryl Phillips, Richard Flanagan, George Saunders, Michael Harvey, Larry McMurtry, Harry Potter and more ...


Big D between the sheets -- Dallas in fiction


Reviewing the state of reviewing


9/11 as a novel: Why?


How can critics say the things they do? And why does anyone pay attention? It's the issue of authority.

The disappearing book pages:  

Papers are cutting book coverage for little reason

Thrillers and Lists:  

Noir favorites, who makes the cut and why



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