Jonathan Franzen is still trying to get you to birdwatch.
Adam Mansbach on NYC’s misguided war on graffiti at The Awl.
A Victorian guy writing in his diary about his local bodega closing. It could only be McSweeney’s.
Cristy C. Road interviews herself.
Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds are throwing some parties.
We will almost always read an interview with Paul Giamatti.