Imagine a world where the economy is in total meltdown oh, wait, we dont have to imagine. The worlds economy isin total meltdown! Well, then imagine politicians who are so desperate to balance the books, theyre offering senior citizens a tax break if they commit suicide. Novelist Christopher Buckley did just that in Boomsday. Discuss your take on Buckleys radical solution at todays Fic at Nite book club. 7 p.m. Houston Public Library, Central, 500 McKinney. For information, call 832-393-1313 or visit www.houstonlibrary.org. Free.
Wed., Nov. 12, 7 p.m., 2008