Twitter (but not computers)
The Beat Generation
Bagels, without cream cheese
Alison Bechdel “Alison Bechdel — she’s one of the best, one to watch out for.” — Pekar
Emile Zola (and other realist novelists)
Trashing GE on Letterman
Lenny Bruce In fact, Pekar was in the process of creating a biography of the comedian.