David Foster Wallace would have been born today, if today were also 50 years ago. Not yesterday.
Wil, you were right.
Here is Wallace’s article on the Maine Lobster Fest.
I tried reading it today while I was at work. I didn’t realize that there were 10 pages. I thought there was only one, and so I thought this article was wonderfully subversive. I’ll have to reconsider my analysis now that I know about the other nine pages.