Links of the Week

Wait Wait Don’t Eat Me, an (imagined) excerpt from my favorite weekly news quiz show circa the Zombie Apocalypse. (via BoingBoing)

J.D. Salinger: not a recluse after all.

Here’s an interesting look at political correctness and its impacts on free speech. Note to self: stop reading books set in historical periods in which something bad happened. (via LISNews)

Speaking of books from historical periods in which something bad happened… good luck getting your hands on a shiny new Mein Kampf in five years, especially if you want some scholarly criticism with it.

Macmillan’s titles still aren’t on Amazon (see last week’s commentary here, and this Times advertisement proves it. (via The Guardian) UPDATE: I guess they are back now! Good work, Amazon!

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