Thursday, May 17, 2012

Bunch of Amateurs

“American professionals have had to grow up right alongside their striving, awkward, amateur cousins in the same way that the first attempts at gentry in the Old South had to contend with their toothless cousins named Fishbait or Elrod, sleeping in the bushes outside the mansion.”

An interview with Jack Hitt on his new book: read it here.

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