Some people—and I am one of them—hate happy ends. We feel cheated. Harm is the norm. Doom should not jam. The avalanche stopping in its tracks a few feet above the cowering village behaves not only unnaturally but unethically.
Burroughs is on Tumblr more than Zooey Deschanel
The Esquire cover
More from the Chicago 8 trial; Genet and Burroughs
Gean Genet, Allen Ginsberg, Chicago, August 1968. Esquire Magazine had commissioned Genet, Ginsberg, Terry Southern and Burroughs to write a story on the convention, Genet however had to sneak into the country from Canada because of his prior ‘criminal’ record in France.
Ginsberg also testified in the Chicago 8 trial