I've wondered that as well. And watching him always reminds me of something I wonder whenever a dog rolls in something disgusting to hide its scent — if you were a woodland creature, would you be more concerned about the scent of a dog rolling up the path, or the faint scent of dog mixed with trash and death? » 10/31/14 11:52pm Yesterday 11:52pm

Not really sure why, but Crime and Punishment is one of those books I devoured cover-to-cover in one sitting. That was a while ago, and I don't think I've done that since. I came close with Blood Meridian and The Tin Drum, but both of those had a few scenes that required taking a step back and breathing. Maybe Alex… » 10/26/14 4:55pm Sunday 4:55pm

When I heard that song, I got a little warm spot in my in the middle of my chest. At first I wondered if some other recent band was aping Morphine's mojo, but nope, they were just acknowledging a classic band (and it was an appropriate song title for the episode). » 10/21/14 5:20am 10/21/14 5:20am

You saved me the trouble, and got into more detail than I would have. I'd have just stopped with the no separate clauses, and left the rest to be a mystery — sometimes English majors need to create our own demand (which is why we went into English and not Economics). » 10/21/14 2:29am 10/21/14 2:29am