A bit unfair to in-flight magazines, perhaps, but who am I to quibble with a bit of Dan Brown bashing? Over at The Millions, Sam Anderson shares his copy of (and marginalia in) Brown’s Inferno with his friend David Rees, who adds his own comments:

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It’s all rather damning for Brown and somewhat heartening for those who love great books. After all, literature can’t be in that bad of shape when people mock lifeless prose this much.