Social Awkwardness, Long Odds & Sarah Palin: A Chat With Curtis Sittenfeld

Most people who are famous — and I don't mean the kind of famous where a few people recognize you at the supermarket, I mean people who are known worldwide — are famous because they have sought the spotlight like particularly aggressive moths. But what about those mostly innocent bystanders who become famous not by… »9/10/08 1:00pm9/10/08 1:00pm