- Two more shows to judge for WATCH, and then I’m done for the year.
Anderson, Heart of a Dog
“When L died, our teacher said, Every time you think of her, give something away, or, do something kind. And I said, Then I’d be giving things away non-stop. And he said, So?”
Category Archives: Happy Birthday
The deeds of Rudolph, Tundra-Wanderer, by Philip Chapman-Bell.
Þa in Cristesmæsseæfne stormigum clommum,
Halga Claus þæt gemunde to him maðelode:
In honor of the opening of Washington Dulles International Airport 52 years ago: a stunning gallery of images of the Eero Saarinen-designed airport under construction, photographed by Balthazar Korab, and donated to the Library of Congress.
Today’s not his birthday, but hats off anyway to Frederick Vernon Coville, commercializer of blueberries.
— BHL (@BioDivLibrary) October 3, 2014
Happy 50th anniversary to the Urban Mass Transportation Act, in short, the legislation that made Metro (and transit projects across the country) happen. Martin Di Caro interviews Therese McMillan of the Federal Transit Administration.
Happy 100th to the homely, historic Hotel Harrington. These days I pass by the edifice on my walk from the subway.
Leta claims that, in our relationship, she is Ernie and I am Bert. I fail to see the resemblance.
One of my favorite routines: chair sharing.
Happy 100th to John Cage. His “Lecture on Nothing,” performed by Kaegan Sparks, is trending at UbuWeb.
Bonne anniversaire, Doris Eileen.