Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour: An Introduction, by J. D. Salinger/Dalwhinnie 15yo - Part 2

Michael & Ethan, after two weeks, conclude their discussion of J. D. Salinger's Raise High the Roof Beam, Carpenters, and Seymour: an Introduction.

In this episode:

  • The show starts before Ethan knows it.
  • Ethan explains synecdoche.
  • Michael says “literally” a lot.  It’s embarrassing, really.
  • They read listener feedback, which includes a game of Date/Marry/Murder.
  • They discuss their wives’ plans to start a sitcom without them.
  • Ethan suffers out of humility.
  • Ethan is right.

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Next month, the pair will discuss Ravelstein by Saul Bellow.  Read along!

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