Bret Easton Ellis: Millennials “Don’t Care About Literature”

Bret Easton Ellis: Millennials “Don’t Care About Literature”

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“What is Millennial culture?” probed American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis in an interview with the Sunday Times. There are innumerable answers: destroyers of deadbeat chains like Buffalo Wild Wings and Aeropostle, winners of participation trophies, helpless crybabies who can’t fit houses into their avocado budgets. Fed up is as good an answer as any. It’s admittedly difficult to define any generation in a single sentence, particularly if that sentence is a condescending remark from a man who is “not really bothered” by politics—a facet of society some might consider to be the essence of culture (come on, didn’t all our favorite throwback …

Booze & Books(tr): 7 Delicious Book & Beer Pairings

Booze & Books(tr): 7 Delicious Book & Beer Pairings

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It’s Thirsty Thursday, and Bookstr is bringing you Booze & Books, our newest weekly feature dedicated to drinking games and booze-book pairings. This week, we’ll be changing it up with a booze-book pairing. Our recommendation? Any booze and any book. Since that’s a little too general, we’re going to be paring classic books with soon-to-be-classic beer. So, friends, read up & drink up. By the end of this list, these pages won’t be the only thing turnt. Remember: drink responsibly and read voraciously! 1. Lord of the Flies – Natty Light    Images Via AMazon & Thrillist   Lord of the Flies is …