Buzz Bissinger Writes Friday Night Lights Sequel

 

Buzz Bissinger, who was once a phenomenal if slightly lugubrious writer, has written a follow up to his famous book Friday Night Lights, which has created a mythdustry (that’s myth + industry and it’s mine and you can’t have it) of Texas high school football culture in iterations both good and bad. Bissinger, if you haven’t read him lately, which you haven’t had much reason to, has since become something of a heated ass of the occasionally quasiracist variety. He also hates blogs, which is dumb. Anyhoo, an excerpt of the new book, which follows his friendship with James “Boobie” Miles, one of the main characters from FNL le livre, is up atGrantland, aka The Internet League of Over-Ponderous WordhatsRead More

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