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Staff Pick: The Plot Against America by Philip Roth

by Scott

It’s really a fantastic time warp kinda thing. You’re a child. Lindbergh = Trump parallels throughout, and NAZIS somehow feature in both. It’s good, perhaps his last best novel.

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Staff Pick: Life by Keith Richards

by Scott

Keith’s advice is two-fold: Buy only the best drugs and don’t go chasing the higher high. My advice: enjoy this autobiography.

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With The Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the songs that roused the world, and he lived the original rock and roll life.

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Staff Pick: Custer Died for Your Sins by Vine Deloria

by Scott

Please read this eye-opening history. It’s an underappreciated classic work; and one you should pass along to Dan Snyder when you’re done.

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Staff Pick: 1914 by Jean Echenoz

by Scott

Any interest in the Great War? Here is a lovely little novel which puts us fully in the trench, but we escape it here too. Echenoz is truly gifted.

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Staff Pick: Hollywood Trilogy by Don Carpenter

by Scott

If you loved all the scenes from Mad Men when Don floated off w/ grifters, losers, fallen angels and prostitutes, then Mr. Don Carpenter will provide your re-up.

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