The Huck Finn thing

I wasn’t going to mention how extremely annoyed I am about the recent Huck Finn related shenanigans, because I imagine most readers of this blog are probably as annoyed as I am anyway, and whether I’m right or wrong about that I didn’t want to get everyone all riled up.  There’s also the fact that many better minds than mine have already thoroughly addressed this issue.  Unfortunately I recently found this (excerpted above) and my hand was forced. By hilarity.

In any event, I understand A Connecticut Yankee… is a better book.

-Norm De Plume

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Published in: on January 13, 2011 at 1:40 pm  Comments (3)  

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  1. Satire always wins.

  2. I’m going to get that tattooed in Gothic letters in an arc across the top of my stomach.

  3. […] I wanted the powdered-milk equivalent of Literature, I’d read the back of a box of powdered milk.  If I wanted a spin on literature, I’d […]


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