Topics

Vice (movie)
Happy Thomas Pynchon rumor day!
Happy Thomas Pynchon rumor day!

What's that, you say? America's most reclusive author, Thomas Pynchon, appeared in the news Friday --  not once but twice? Why, yes, yes, he has, surfacing in two unconnected rumors. Conspiracy? Pynchonian? Maybe we should henceforth designate Jan. 4 as Thomas Pynchon Rumor Day. Rumor 1: Pynchon has a new novel coming this fall titled "Bleeding Edge." The news was announced by the Washington Post's Ron Charles on Twitter Friday morning, to much Internet enthusiasm. Pynchon's publisher, the Penguin Press, has not responded to our request for comment, but Charles says he confirmed the news of the book with two separate parties at Penguin. Because Charles is...

Loading