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My Favorite

Ok.  So.  Elaborating a bit on the Catch-22 post, I must, must, ABSOLUTELY MUST make a post about the lovely, awful, awfully lovely  fellow that might possibly be my FAVORITE LITERARY CHARACTER OF ALL TIME. 320 more words

Airplane

Catch-22

Anyone who says Joseph Heller’s Catch-22 is not the best book ever seriously needs to re-evaluate some choices in their life.

HERE’S THE DEAL ABOUT THIS SWINGIN PIECE OF WAR NOVEL. 163 more words

Books

Joseph Heller & Catch-22

I have been rereading Joseph Heller’s Catch-22.  It is not nearly as fun as the first time I read it.  To quote Israel Shenker it is… 406 more words

Literature

Induco

Yossarian is an existential anti-hero in Joseph Heller’s novel Catch 22.The light-heartedness of Heller’s Catch- 22 is a feeling, I would like you to experience whilst reading my work and have you laugh at the irony in many of the pieces as the only way one can deaden the realities of everyday life is by laughing. 86 more words

Catch-22

Review--You Can Lead a Horse to Water

(But You Can’t Make It Scuba Dive)

Queue the circus music when Sam, Muller, and Max join Max’s father Otis and mother Ruby in The Rec Room of Sound… 175 more words

Book Reviews

The United States: An Ode to Joseph Heller

“You mean there’s a catch?”

“Sure there’s a catch”, Doc Daneeka replied. “Catch-22. Anyone who wants to get out of combat duty isn’t really crazy.” 593 more words

Politics

Letter of the Week: Voters must avoid rhetoric, look deeper before casting ballots

Whenever elections role around, it is worth considering what author Joseph Heller and others have proposed about voters and the democratic process: in the end we get the governments we deserve. 311 more words

Opinion