Delayed gratification is good, but instant gratification is faster. In today’s world of short attention spans and long Netflix queues, we’re constantly jonesing for new, now, next. All of the spoilers of this succinct, informative, and amusing collection come from classic movies, shows, and books that everyone knows or needs to know. Here is the perfect book for everyone who reads the last page of a book first.
Robb Pearlman is an editor at Rizzoli and the author of the Q Guide to Sex and the City. (Carrie marries Big.) He lives in New York City.
Delayed gratification is good, but instant gratification is faster.