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"Neither highbrows nor lowbrows nor midbrows, but elastic-brows.” — George Orwell
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John Holbo on THE HEAVIEST HEADS

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John Holbo on Robert E. Howard’s CONAN mythos.

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This post is a sequel to a more informal post at Crooked Timber, in which I wrote: “A family friend, Susi, just turned 90. Since I’m home in Oregon, I attended the B-Day party. Her Jewish family got out of Germany in ’39 and she found herself a teenager in the US. Got an education, […]

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“An unspeakable sledge,/and eight Things to strike fear!”