( Collapse )
...but the incidence in my life of casual, deliberate rudeness by complete strangers has been quite high lately. Maybe the spring air is bringing out everyone's inner jerk.
Tom Tomorrow (yes, the leftie cartoonist, and no, this isn't a political post on my part or his) asks some interesting questions about Kaavya Viswanathan, Little Brown's alleged $500,000 plagiarist. I'd be curious what people with publishing industry experience have to say about this.