Endgame, as performed at the now- defunct Shimer College in 2009. The Author saw a different performance.

I am living proof that you can go far in life without seeing a Beckett play.

There is a list called “Writers Who Are Not Funny in the Traditional or Indeed Any Other Sense, But Some People Nevertheless Insist on Participating in the Fiction that They Are ‘Actually Hilarious,’ ” and it feels to me that Beckett is at the top of that list.

The SMART Train

Who doesn’t want to drink wine and stare out a window?

Jack Pendarvis Talks to Himself

There’s a lot of bad stuff goin’ on! It’s 1665, the plague is comin’ to town.

Macron’s Memewear

Laundering Wealth