Bites: Bolaño and Borges, Nin on LSD, Nick Cave Photoshopped, the Greatest Metal Tour EVER, and More


I’ve loved just about every installment of “What Bolaño Read” over at MobyLives.  Today, the late Chilean writers fondness for Jorge Luis Borges.


I only wished people had had time to study drugs as they studied religion or philosophy and to adapt to this chemical alteration of our bodies.


More evidence that we’re screwed.

  • On the Time Person of the Year: “The winner is Ben Bernanke, Chairman of the Federal Reserve, the most powerful, least understood government force shaping our lives”.

Peace out.