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Thomas Pynchon

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They're in love. Fuck the war.

— Thomas Pynchon

#war #love

If they can get you asking the wrong questions, they don't have to worry about answers.

— Thomas Pynchon

#paranoia #proverbs #questions #wit #wrong

A screaming comes across the sky.

— Thomas Pynchon


Lovely morning, World War Two.

— Thomas Pynchon


It is simply wrong to begin with a theme, symbol or other abstract unifying agent, and then try to force characters and events to conform to it.

— Thomas Pynchon


Oh, this beer here is cold, cold and hop-bitter, no point coming up for air, gulp, till it's all--hahhhh.

— Thomas Pynchon

#humor #humor

He decided that we suffer from great temporal homesickness for the decade we were born in.

— Thomas Pynchon

#nostalgia #nostalgia

And when Franz Ferdinand pays, everybody pays!

— Thomas Pynchon

#humor #prophetic #humor

These times are unfriendly toward Worlds alternative to this one

— Thomas Pynchon

#diagnosis #possibility #worlds #change

Can't say it often enough - change your hair, change your life.

— Thomas Pynchon

#change #change-life #change

About Thomas Pynchon

Did you know about Thomas Pynchon?

After graduating from high school in 1953 at the age of 16 Pynchon studied engineering physics at Cornell University but left at the end of his second year to serve in the U. In 1958 Pynchon and Cornell classmate Kirkpatrick Sale wrote part or all of a science-fiction musical Minstrel Island which portrayed a dystopian future in which IBM rules the world (Gibbs 1994). In 1957 he returned to Cornell to pursue a degree in English.

After publishing several short stories in the late 1950s and early 1960s he began composing the novels for which he is best known: V. Hailing from Long Island Pynchon served two years in the United States Navy and earned an English degree from Cornell University.

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