Cultural Gutter: Gab Emperor of Dune

Over on the Cultural Gutter, I’m writing about God Emperor of Dune, which I finished reading last month after starting it in 1987.

It starts off thrilling enough, but after those first couple of chapters, Frank Herbert delivers what amounts to basically 400 pages of an immortal man-worm spewing freshman-level philosophy while the thousandth Duncan Idaho stomps his foot and complains about lesbians. Then everyone falls off of a bridge.

Full article: Gab Emperor of Dune

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