Local author Willy Vlautin took the night off from attractively brooding at the racetrack to pick up a couple of awards at the Oregon Book awards last night, the O reports: Lean on Pete won both the Ken Kesey Award for Fiction and the Readers' Choice Award. This should come as a surprise to exactly no one.

Time to update our #fakewillyvlautintweets, last year's finest Twitter hashtag. I'll start.