Monday, April 15, 2013
Devil Embers in the Black Count Grove
Columbia University announces the winners of the 2013 Pulitzer Prizes, including Tom Reiss for biography, Fredrik Logevall for history, and Gilbert King for general nonfiction.
"As democracy is perfected, the office represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron." --H. L. Mencken, 1920