Signs of the End Times
November 28th, 2011

This week the New Yorker carries a review in which the writer begins a paragraph with the following:

“On Twitter, a sitcom observer pointed out that . . .”

So the New Yorker now allows its critics to lean on paraphrases of anonymous Tweets.


  1. Galley Friend KS November 28, 2011 at 11:01 am

    ‘Lo, how the mighty have fallen.

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  3. Ben November 28, 2011 at 1:00 pm

    What’s a New Yorker?

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  5. Galley Friend J.E. November 29, 2011 at 12:46 am

    Worse, some of the entries in the cartoon-caption contest are funnier than what’s inside.