A six-word memoir kind of moment

I recently had the opportunity to spend time with the current president of Oulipo and several other notable French citizens. For several moments, I felt quite like a foreigner. Nevertheless, I was able to talk about one of my closest literary passions: six-word memoirs. Now, as I’m trying to be ever so productive, I’ll just think of some examples that I could come up with right now:

Where are you Windows Media Player?
Friday. Thinking about an office shower.
When will Maron intervciew Alison Rosen?


Putin and Trump… make it happen

A burger restaurant in Lithuania has become internet-famous for a brilliant piece of political graffiti. Keulė Rūkė, a casual eatery in the capital city of Vilnius, has decorated its storefront with a mural of Russian president Vladimir Putin kissing Donald Trump. (Facebook/Keulė Rūkė)It’s a nod to a famous photograph from 1979, of the Soviet leader…

via Behold this amazing mural of Vladimir Putin kissing Donald Trump on the lips — Quartz

RIP – Prince. Party like it’s 2016

Fans who want to stream Prince’s music in the immediate aftermath of his death may find it hard to seek it out online — but there are definitely ways to access the late artist’s classic songs. Even though Prince was one of the first artists to release music online, his advocacy for fair use put…

via Here’s Where You Can Listen to Prince’s Music — TIME