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Kurt Vonnegut, 84 dies. The DCN salutes one of our own.

Few understood satire quite like Kurt Vonnegut. If you haven’t read his books, you should. Vonnegut’s work combined social commentary and dark comedy, along with the entertainingly bizarre. He was far ahead of his time but one of the last of a generation of writers to be of the World War II era. Throughout one of […]

This Weeks Book Review: “Opal Mehta”

Thank you, James Frey. If it were not for your work of a million little discrepancies, I would be able to review this weeks Book of the Month. Since your descension from Oprah’s Book Club to… I can’t think of anything worse than that, every new writer has been thoroughly investigated for plagiarism and untruthfulness. […]

Jared Leto: 30 Seconds to Roundhouse Kick in the Face

EL PASO – MTV News reports that Jared Leto, the actor and 30 Seconds to Mars front man was performing down in the west Texas town of El Paso, last Thursday when he decided to jump off the stage and into the crowd for a bit of body surfing. Most people don’t know that this […]