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My Dear, Dear Friends,
After several minutes of contemplation, I have decided to come out of the closet and confess to something so horrific, so deeply humiliating, something no woman (to my knowledge) has confessed to in public:
It’s not one of those exhausted-little-boy-after-a-day-at-Disneyland snores, the one that makes parents go “awww” as they shut the door to his room. It’s not even one of those I’m-stupid-but-cute Jessica Simpson-type lowing. I have the Snore … Read the rest
Today’s shout-out goes to Keith Knight, the brains behind my favorite weekly (even more so than Life in Hell) cartoon strip, The K Chronicles. Based in The City (aka, San Francisco), Keith could be considered the Samuel Pepys of Generation X (or Gen Y–pick whichever you prefer). Sir Keith talks about the big and little things that affect us all, from 9/11 to life’s little victories (a perennial theme of Keith’s). But Keith’s true genius is is … Read the rest
For all the kvetching we’ve done (me included, never-you-mind) about the librarian action figure and the librarian stereotype, Nancy Pearl finally gets the last word courtesy of Sunday’s Stone Soup comic strip. What’s nice is that Jan Eliot gets the true nature of librarianship right, focusing on censorship and information access, rather than checking out books or looking dour.
What I’m Watching:Read the rest