Commentary: Detailing Everyday Lives of People Commentator Andrei Codrescu watches the backs of human necks on an airplane and their shoes on a crowded street so that he may know more about the world around him. He thinks that small clues like this yield good writing and good writers.
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Commentary: Detailing Everyday Lives of People

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Commentary: Detailing Everyday Lives of People

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Commentator Andrei Codrescu watches the backs of human necks on an airplane and their shoes on a crowded street so that he may know more about the world around him. He thinks that small clues like this yield good writing and good writers.