“I do not think much has changed since that time,” – says Paco – “at Sandokan’s time there was the Opium War in India, now there are McDonald’s in Afghanistan”.
March 11, 1995. David Foster Wallace gets on Zenith, the cruise ship that will sail on the Caribbean seas for a week. We imagine him on the immense ship cursing the moment he agreed to write the travel report for the Harper’s magazine.
DUBLIN If by chance you are in this city on 16th June, you can see groups of people wrapped in long cloaks wandering around the Irish capital. Do not worry: it’s Bloomsday.