The Finch Formerly Known As Gold

15 April 2006

Send queries to Pax Vobiscum

Author Jasper Fforde has been polling visitors to his Web site, and they pronounce Moby Dick the most boring classic.

Ivanhoe was tenth, which I expect Joe Goodwin to dispute.

Posted at 8:45 AM to Almost Yogurt


I won't speak to the book, but every single cinematic treatment of "Moby Dick" has put me to sleep. But what do I know? I get most of my White Whale knowledge from episodes of "Star Trek: The Next Generation."

Posted by: Joe Goodwin at 11:02 AM on 15 April 2006