Expanding our conversations of potential limits for satire…
Here’s the light version from Salon.com (for those of you in a hurry):
Here’s the heavy version from A Supposedly Fun Thing I’ll Never Do Again:
E unibus pluram: television and U.S. fiction by David Foster Wallace
And for those who want more DFW:
Here’s a bunch of DFW essays that Harper’s has made available in memorium. Scroll down to the January 1996 “Shipping Out” link for his famous cruise ship essay…but really, you can’t go wrong with any of them.