We have the folded and gathered (unbound) pages for Thoughts of Sorts here, and reading it over — Perec's mostly humorous essays are quirky, whimsical, and engaging — this likeness struck me; it struck me like a bolt of lightning:
Georges Perec, Godine
Cosmo Kramer, Seinfeld
I'm not 'sayin', I'm just — you know — saying. They're both kooky.