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"Neither highbrows nor lowbrows nor midbrows, but elastic-brows.” — George Orwell
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Who REALLY wrote the UNCLE books?

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From THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY to THE RETURN OF THE KING

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A brilliant, ferocious opponent of the “crut.”

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From Mark Twain to Hunter S. Thompson and Erica Jong…

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Those born from 1924-33 are nearly impervious to Middlebrow’s discourse.

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Happy birthday to some of our high-, low-, no-, and hilobrow heroes. All hilo birthdays. *** Abraham Maslow (HI: life’s work); Jimmy Cliff (LO: life’s work); Samuel R. Delany (HILO: life’s work); Method Man (LO: life’s work) Ron “Horshack” Palillo (LO: Welcome Back, Kotter); Buddy Ebsen (LO: The Beverly Hillbillies); Max Ernst (HILO: life’s work); […]