I was surprised to find that there are 29 people named Hayley Beale in the UK. Beale is not a particularly common last name, and the spelling of Hayley is … Continue reading
One of the satirical threads in Where’d You Go, Bernadette? is that Bernadette’s husband, Elgin Branch has given the “fourth-most-watched TED talk” on his innovative Samantha 2 brain-computer interface project. … Continue reading
What’s summer without blue skies, green fields and the crack of the bat? If you are already feeling nostalgic, then perhaps you should spend your summer reading The Art of … Continue reading
Below is the list of our 2013 Summer Reading books. You can read posts about each book on this blog (linked in the list below), check out the display in … Continue reading
When The Great Gatsby was published in 1925, the reviews were not great: “F. Scott Fitzgerald’s Latest Dud” read one headline. But now, nearly 90 years later it is often … Continue reading
Professor of archeology, expert on the occult, and how does one say it? Obtainer of rare antiquities.
What’s the connection between 12 year-old Chris Strompolos and 39 year-old Harrison Ford? They both played Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark… or in Chris’s case, Raiders of … Continue reading