Tom Robbins Quote
“In the end, we should simply imagine a joke; a long joke that's being continually retold in an accent too thick and too strange to ever be completely understood. Life is that joke. The soul is its punchline.”
Fierce Invalids Home from Hot Climates (2000)
Born: July 22, 1936 (age 80)
Occupation: Author, novelist, essayist
Bio: Thomas Eugene Tom Robbins is an American author. His best-selling novels are seriocomedies, often wildly poetic stories with a strong social and philosophical undercurrent, an irreverent bent, and scenes extrapolated from carefully researched bizarre facts.
Quote of the day
“It is Nixon himself who represents that dark, venal, and incurably violent side of the American character almost every other country in the world has learned to fear and despise.”