Eric Raymond’s Confessions From a Dark Wood is out now, and has blurbs from Sam Lipsyte and Blake Butler. So that’s promising.
Masha Gessen on daylight savings time in Russia.
Christopher R. Weingarten uncovers the secret history of “Smells Like Nirvana.”
At Grantland, Tom Breihan looks at “mockbuster” studio The Asylum.
In today’s “smart political writing” department: Jonathan Chait on moderate Republicans.