I pasted my original LeMons post into this handy thing, and it spit out that:
I suppose it's the footnotes, since Wallace uses them with great usefulness. For me, footnotes are a great way to distract1 readers from the fact that I have no writing ability (Not so with Wallace, though. Good writer, very difficult to read).
1 If you followed this footnote without completing the sentence, then I am winning.
5 weeks ago