By Brian O'Grady The VaultJanuary 28, 2010 J.D. Salinger, 1919-2010 Just heard that J.D. Salinger, novelist, short story writer, and famous recluse beloved of twee independent-aesthete filmmakers and assassins, has died. Farewell, strange genius. TagsbarkDeaths Share on Facebook Twitter Pinterest Google + LinkedIn Email Bio Latest Posts Brian O'Grady Latest Posts By Brian O'Grady In Delhi Barry Hannah Beef Previous articleOn Conscious Catalysts Next articleNo Way, Bouillabaisse. You may also like Do Less, Be More. How to Talk about Sexual Harassment in the Workplace How To Be a Writer on Social Media 8 Comments Knezovich says: January 28, 2010 at 12:00 pm goddamn. Reply Knezovich says: January 28, 2010 at 2:59 pm And Bret Easton Ellis couldn’t be happier: http://twitter.com/eastonellis/status/8335981746 Reply TJ Fuller says: January 28, 2010 at 3:41 pm I was just going to post that link. Keep it classy, Bret. Reply Brian O'Grady says: January 28, 2010 at 3:50 pm Hilarious. Reply Sam Edmonds says: January 29, 2010 at 11:44 am Good one Bret – better go dust off that Whitney Houston LP, rev up your chainsaw, and tarp your apartment, you sick fuck. I love it. Reply jason says: January 28, 2010 at 7:28 pm the rumpus has a nice collection of links to honor ol’ bananafish: http://therumpus.net/2010/01/salinger-links/ Reply Knezovich says: January 28, 2010 at 10:14 pm Figures: http://www.theonion.com/content/news/bunch_of_phonies_mourn_j_d?utm_source=onion_rss_daily Reply Asa says: January 29, 2010 at 6:10 pm Two great one on the same day. Howard Zinn also died on the 27th. http://www.progressive.org/wx012810.html Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked * Name * Email * Website Comment You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.