Scholars & Rogues honors JD Salinger as our 32nd masthead scrogue.
J.D. Salinger is dead.
If you want to know about his lousy life or how he treated his kids or his ex-wives and girlfriends, or any of that other People Magazine crap, look somewhere else. I just don’t feel like going into it. Too many jerks spend all their time reading that shit anyway, and it’s just not worth recounting it when you could read it all at TMZ or some place like that and besides Salinger himself was pretty touchy about people talking about him and he’d probably sue from the grave. I mean, the guy sued every goddamn body who ever said boo to him for the last 50 years or so.
Some stuff just isn’t worth the trouble.
So I’ll just talk about driving to town last night…. Continue reading