Proulx earns another Pulitzer


Who can deny the literary genius of the "Brokeback Mountain" author's new shouting of truth to the power of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in the UK's Guardian? Excerpts that say it all, with deep, penetrating insight and a sparkling command of language:

We should have known conservative heffalump academy voters would have rather different ideas of what was stirring contemporary culture….rumor has it that [Lionsgate] inundated the academy voters with DVD copies of Trash–excuse me–Crash a few weeks before the ballot deadline.