Tuesday, May 18, 2010

On Blogosphere Rants and Weighty Cudgels

The TLS letters are no mere blogosphere rants by nameless individuals. They are weighty cudgels from the academic crème de la crème. And their passions exist in some kind of parallel universe -- detached from the real world of politics and oil spills.
-- Michael Johnson in Taken to Task at the TLS, a fun article about the Letters section of The Times Literary Supplement