Re: RARA-AVIS: "Inherent Vice" and Other Pynchon novels

From: Anthony Dauer (
Date: 29 Aug 2009

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    Frankly, who cares? The Nobel Prize is an arbitrary award with one of those involved stating that it is not possible for an American to win it. It has no more value than we give it and right now and for as long as such a bias holds, it is to awards what Paris Hilton is to celebrity.

    On Sat, Aug 29, 2009 at 2:35 PM, Steve Novak<> wrote:

    > Canšt imagine any of theses guys getting a Nobel Prize for Lit....I just
    > donšt think that the prize is designed for people like them...and there is a
    > part of me that would either smile and/or sneer if they got it...

    Anthony Dauer
    Annandale, Virginia

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