If I were Obama, I'd hate to have Jong and various pals (like Jane Fonda and Naomi Wolf) depending on him to bring the ay of reckoning for the wicked


Anyway, Margo Howard—a lot of Margo reading these days—has thought very sharply about Erica's ruminations about herself and Susan Sontag and Norman Mailer, and she has been doing the thinking in WOW!  Attached is a similar piece by Roger Ebert, less sharp. Here are the two.