New from A Reel of One’s Own by Andrea Thompson: Life is Tough All Over in B.J. Novak’s Vengeance

Today’s news that will shock no one: privilege is wasted on the privileged.

In B.J. Novak’s Vengeance, there is no real catharsis, and it’s in every sense tailor-made to its audience – that is, most people I know and interact with, both in person and online. We will recognize Ben (B.J. Novak) for being among those exalted few. As in a blue checkmark on Twitter, an actual staff position at a publication (THE NEW YORKER), and a cushy life in Brooklyn (where else?) who can even take a few weeks off to pursue his latest passion, a podcast.



from A Reel Of One’s Own

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