You’ll Have To Pry Pluto Out Of My Cold Dead Education

August 24th, 2006 | brainjuice

I will fight anyone who tells me that Pluto is not a planet.

Reality TV Finds A New Low

August 24th, 2006 | researchmaterial

The 20 “castaways” in the 13th season of US reality show Survivor will be divided according to their ethnicity.

The contestants will be segregated into four “tribes” of blacks, whites, Asians and Latinos when the hit CBS programme returns on 14 September…

(And here we thought that stuffing the Big Brother house with the seriously mentally ill was the worst we’d see this year)

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August 24th, 2006 | Uncategorized

William S. Burroughs, 1965

August 24th, 2006 | researchmaterial

Via Alina Stefanescu: a PDF of a 37-page interview with Burrought by the Paris Review in 1965, here.