"... by shoving it inside me during sex. He wasn’t the first man to recommend Wallace, but he’s the last whose suggestion I pretended to consider. So while I’ve never read a book by Wallace, I’m preemptively uninterested in your opinion about it. Show More Summary
There's a moment early in The End Of The Tour, the 2015 movie where Jason Segel plays David Foster Wallace, where Jesse Eisenberg -- playing David Lipsky, the writer who will spend the movie road-tripping with Wallace to write a Rolling Stone profile about him -- finally sits down to read Infinite Jest. Lipsky is…
Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Yolanda Hadid has faced her share of trials and tribulations in recent years, battling Lyme disease, divorcing husband David Foster, and selling their palatial 12,000-square-foot Malibu mansion.Show More Summary
“Of all the ‘moments’ in my 27 years of journalism, applause for Arlene Foster at the funeral of Martin McGuinness is right up there”. So remarked Sky News’s Ireland correspondent, David Blevins, after one of Northern Ireland’s most important funerals in years. Blevins wasn’t alone in being wrong-footed by this turn of events. This was, more...
Abedin walked a red carpet with a Real Housewife’s ex-husband.
One of the great American writers of his generation discusses U.S. politics, the power of books, and his late friend David Foster Wallace The post Q&A with George Saunders: ‘Art is not some inessential frippery’ appeared first on Macleans.ca.
Neil Gorsuch is Donald Trump’s nominee to replace late constitutionalist conservative Antonin Scalia on the Supreme Court. David Foster Wallace is a late postmodern novelist and essayist who committed suicide in 2008 after completing...Show More Summary
If I hadn’t been enthusiastic about Gorsuch before, I would be now. But what I really want to know is: What does he make of the end of Infinite Jest? Gorsuch on David Foster Wallace
Imagine a conversation stitched together across time. On one side of the table, it’s 1993 and David Foster Wallace is hunched, do-ragged, gesticulating: “I probably didn’t watch quite as much TV as my friends, but I still got my daily megadose, believe me. Show More Summary
A star-studded line-up is headed our way in March with the annual festival that promises 30 hours of music
Producer-composer-musician David Foster turned down the job of helping coordinate the music for the inauguration of President Trump. But Foster finally got to perform for POTUS — at a Saturday night gala at the Mar-a-Lago estate in Florida. Foster had just begun performing for the crowd gathered at Trump’s private club for a fundraiser benefiting the Dana-Farber […]
Belgian cartoonist Nina VanDenbempt makes dreamy comics. This one is about David Foster Wallace.
I would contextualise David McCann’s well- balanced report of Arlene Foster’s partial climbdown a little differently. How will she now follow through? Gerry Adams is bursting to know. He or Michelle O’Neill and will challenge her shortly. All the other parties will join in the chorus. When columnist Eilis O’Hanlon, a keen debunker of Sinn more...
Gigi Hadid's latest runway show turned into quite the family affair. As the supermodel helped launch her latest collection with Tommy Hilfiger Wednesday night on California's...
The late novelist and professor David Foster Wallace’s 2005 commencement address at Kenyon College begins this way: There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at...
David Foster says single life has been a "powerful" experience since his divorce from Yolanda Foster.
All we can say is WOW!!! Christie Brinkley is all the goals ever! At 63, the supermodel is as gorgeous as ever and the ultimate ageless vampire! Related: Christie & David Foster Reportedly Had A Date Night For the upcoming Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, Christie poses in a black mesh maillot alongside bikini clad daughters Alexa Ray Joel [...]
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David Foster, award-winning composer/producer and Hollywood patriarch, never came off particularly well when he appeared on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, which starred his now ex-wife Yolanda Hadid. He was portrayed on the show as sort of slimy and self-important; Yolanda fluttered around him, exerting a wild… Read more...
Blank on Blank shares David Foster Wallace's thoughts on perfectionism, ambition, and how he became such a prolific writer of our day. The post David Foster Wallace On Ambition appeared first on The Good Men Project.