Stephen King Says: Stop Comparing Coronavirus To ‘The Stand’

Stephen King Says: Stop Comparing Coronavirus To ‘The Stand’

Book Culture

The Stand is a post-apocalyptic novel by Stephen King. In this novel, a virus wipes out almost all of humanity, which is (thankfully) far from what we are dealing with at the moment. King took to Twitter last Sunday to affirm that the coronavirus pandemic is NOT like The Stand. He states, “No, the coronavirus is NOT like THE STAND. It’s not anywhere near as serious. It’s eminently survivable. Keep calm and take all reasonable precautions.” From that tweet, you can tell that King has had ENOUGH. No, coronavirus is NOT like THE STAND. It’s not anywhere near as serious. …

Five Times SparkNotes Twitter Proved They Get It

Five Times SparkNotes Twitter Proved They Get It

Book Culture

Who hasn’t needed SparkNotes at some point? Who else can tell you that one character’s name you forgot? If you don’t know by now, I’m obsessed with SparkNotes‘ twitter. Every tweet is a work of absolute genius. From god-tier memes to incredibly hot takes, SparkNotes’ twitter never disappoints. As we look down the barrel of a new decade, let’s take a look at the most mindblowingly relevant of their recent tweets.   And it’s Gender Neutral!   Sure, the original context wasn’t explicitly romantic, but it’s really something you can make your own. Who doesn’t want to be cool, feared, …