[A1] I think comic books might benefit from letting the characters age and rebooting every 20 years, character aging presents its own problem as time flies so fast you barely get to know the characters (except those like Batman or Superman that have weekly adventures).
[A2] An audioplay of Bradbury’s Martian Chronicles.
[A3] Scientifically comparing Radiohead songs on the gloom index.
[A4] Art audiences in the US have chosen contemporary over classic.
[A5] Sandy McDowell makes the case for why audiobooks are awesome.
[A6] Raymond Cummings is not quite a fan of Hotel California.
[A7] Mapping Dante’s Inferno.
[A8] Noah Berlatski is worried that maybe some Hitler haters and fascism opponents are hating Hitler and fascism out of a sense of decency rather than the appropriate ideological commitments.
[A9] I don’t know… I’d be more likely to buy this if they hadn’t tried to shoehorn the extra syllable into “Serengeti.”