Mayor Bloomberg is eliminating thousands of teaching jobs in NYC. This is probably a really bad idea, and we think Bloomberg could find better ways to fix the city’s budget rather than screwing with its future.
- Look at these literary Twitter folks! Maud Newton, Emma Straub, Sadie Stern, and others in Paper Mag.
- J.D. Salinger and S.J. Perelman: The literary influences of Woody Allen. (Via Maud Newton’s Twitter…of course)
- Kenny G. (the one from WFMU, not the clarinet player) is going to the White House to read some poetry.