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“His favorite thing in life is trash, as evidenced by the song “I Love Trash”.”
The Oscar the Grouch entry sees your skepticism about Wikipedia’s reliability, and raises it COLD HARD FACTS.
“I can learn from my failures when it comes to an audience. I can learn from questions like, “What didn’t they like about it? Who didn’t like it?” Instead of abandoning it, instead of being angry, instead of getting on my high horse and being arrogant and becoming unapproachable, I can look at why something didn’t work.
But I’ll never do that with a critic. Critics seem to have some personal axe to grind. They all like to be protagonists, and they all like to be in the ring with you, except they have no right to be in the ring with a creator.”
Mel Brooks, Poking A Dead Frog
Our miniature book club’s finishing this book up and it’s crazy-good. Maybe even better than the first one. And I’d bet you all the money a third one’s coming dedicated to Internet people.