Chuck Klosterman X

A Highly Specific, Defiantly Incomplete History of the Early 21st Century

"A collection of journalistic pieces that remain provocative...even if the subjects that inspired them have faded from memory...The best work offers insight into the relations among artist, art, and audience that goes considerably deeper...[and] will leave… More


But What If We're Wrong?

Thinking About the Present As If It Were the Past

“Full of intelligence and insights, as the author gleefully turns ideas upside down to better understand them.... This book will become a popular book club selection because it makes readers think. Replete with lots of… More


Can I Keep My Jersey?

11 Teams, 5 Countries, and 4 Years in My Life as a Basketball Vagabond

He’s been called a journeyman. Even Paul wouldn’t dispute that classification. Regardless, Bill Simmons,’s “The Sports Guy,” has said of Paul Shirley, “We could finally have an answer to the question ‘What would it… More