Monday, November 26, 2007

gone


gone gallery

6 comments:

irina said...

they are dropping like flies.

david silver said...

aren't they?

charting the GONES has suddenly turned into a full-time job.

the subversive librarian said...

hi david--

i don't know if you had dennis hastert listed as temporarily gone or not. He gave his resignation Monday night. I hope you don't mind me sending you GONERS.
consider it a public service you're doing by keeping society informed of these almost daily transitions.

david silver said...

yes! i blogged hastert as GONE back in august.

Ivan Chew said...

I've always wondered about your GONE Series. What made you start it?

david silver said...

ivan - it began back in april 2006, when tom delay, as corrupt a politician as they come, resigned amid all kinds of scandals. it felt to good, and so surprising, that finally - finally! - someone in the right wing was held accountable for what they had done and were doing. i decided, therefore, to mark the occasion with a blog post which turned into another blog post and another and another ...

i am actually organizing a talk about the GONES in spring so i'll share more information as it develops!