June 9th, 2008

womaninme

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I finished Portnoy's Complaint, by Philip Roth, today.  It's marketed as being funny--both in the comments on the back cover, in reviews, and in discussions of others who have read it, but I found it spectacularly sad.  That people have described the book as "hilarious" makes me cringe.
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