October 18th, 2008 | people I know
* Matt Fraction signing in Santa Barbara, CA:
* Bruce Sterling on iPhone as a 21C Leatherman multitool.
* John Rogers is a Real Writer. How do we know this? Examine the evidence. He has Whisky. He has A Beard. And he wrote the last two episodes of LEVERAGE in two weeks. This is what it means to be A Writer. This is what it means to be A Man.
* Susannah Breslin will be guest-writing at Slate’s XX Factor blog all next week.