Gene Weingarten
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20 Questions: Gene Weingarten
18 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

Gene Weingarten, two-time winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing, nationally syndicated humor columnist and writer for The Washington Post, and now one-half cartoonist, has a new book out. More importantly, he answers PopMatters 20 Questions.

//Reviews

'The Fiddler in the Subway' Reveals a Tinge of Dark Humor in Weingarten's Essays
14 Sep 2010 // 4:58 PM

Weingarten's stories are universally well written and deeply fascinating; most of them combine a peculiarly appealing mix of humor and sadness that encapsulate the complexity of each person or locale.

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How It Slips Away: 'The Breaking Point' Crosses Hemingway With Noir

// Short Ends and Leader

"Whether we've seen or read the story before, we ache for these sympathetic, floundering people presented to us gravely and without cynicism, even when cynical themselves.

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