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An Excerpt from Pax Americana

Kurt Baumeister’s debut novel, a satirical thriller entitled Pax Americana, will be released on March 15th by Stalking Horse Press. Early notices have been strong including praise from Weeklings Founding Editor Sean Beaudoin and bestselling authors Darin Strauss and Caroline … Continue reading

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Love Ye Therefore the Stranger: The Night Kingston, NY Became a Sanctuary City

Emily Barton reports on the fight to make Kingston, New York a sanctuary city amid a sea of bitter MAGA hats and misconceptions. Continue reading

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5 Tips for Surviving as Female

How to not be exhausted, not be co-opted, not be groped, not be kidnapped, and not be silent during the first 100 days of the bastard Trump regime. Continue reading

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EVOLVE VIVA LA RÉSISTANCE … EVOLVE VIVA LA REVOLUTION

“Evolve and Live the Resistance. Evolve and Live the Revolution.” Continue reading

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Spring, Again

Ben Tanzer offers up a treatise on purpose. And meaning. And sweat. Continue reading

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Protecting Pop’s Pilloried Plagiarists

It’s the sincerest form of flattery, and it’s not going away, but imitation as a means of creation does not enjoy the acceptance it once did. What once was homage is now plagiarism. Guest Weekling Charlie Clissitt goes to bat for practitioners of the age-old art of looking over the shoulders of giants. Continue reading

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Three Perfect Albums, Ten Years Later

Three career defining albums by three very different artists, reappraised ten years later. Continue reading

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An Interview with D. Foy–Part 2

Part 2 of Kurt Baumeister’s discussion with author D. Foy wherein the topic turns to matters as diverse as Foy’s literary influences and a dog named Mrs. Roosevelt. And there’s an excerpt from Patricide! Continue reading

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An Interview with D. Foy–Part 1

In Part 1 of their two-part conversation, D. Foy and Kurt Baumeister discuss time, fathers, religion, capitalism, the state of literary fiction, and D.’s bold new book, Patricide. Continue reading

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Some Men Just Want To Watch The World Bern

Memo to the implacable and petulant Bernie Bros: if Hillary is good enough for your hero, she’s good enough for you. Continue reading

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We Might Be Heroes (or, Don’t Bother Me, I’m Coloring This Wicked Sweet Dragon)

In his Weeklings debut Scott Waldyn asks the musical question, “What’s adulting anyway?” Continue reading

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Beyond Good and Evil

Give evil a chance. We can’t do any worse, can we? Continue reading

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