I think Dalkey Archive Press inspiring an instant Internet meme by posting a job ad has to be my favorite publishing moment of 2012.
We went from this.
. . . adding, John O’Brien gets in a pretty good response: “I certainly have been called an ‘asshole’ before, but not as many times within a 24-hour period.”
Though, not buying the whole YOU DIDN’T GET MY SATIRE!!! attempt to explain this.