How to dedicate a book

Terry Eagleton doesn’t seem to be losing his flare. In fact, he’s just revolutionized the genre of book dedications. From his forthcoming book, On Evil we read the following on the dedication page:

To Henry Kissinger.

H/T: dotCommonweal

5 comments on this post.
  1. roger flyer:


  2. Halden:

    You know, because the book is “On Evil” . . .

  3. Aric Clark:

    Yeah, it is one of those “When you see it you will shit bricks” moments. Beautiful.

  4. dan:

    I almost never laugh out loud when I read things online, but I did when I read this.

  5. roger flyer:

    I heard they were drinking buddies.