If you are, you would be the last to know.
And perhaps being part of a confederacy of this sort is not such a bad thing. If that confederacy is joined by reading John Kennedy Tool’s brilliant novel, “A Confederacy of Dunces”.
Sam Jordison of The Guardian has selected this book for his June “reading group”. So join in! Not just because Sam wants you to, but because this is indeed one of the most entertaining books around.