blog of note • Ian Kahn @ Lux Mentis Blog has posted about his newest man crush:
“Just heard Simon Winchester speak on his new, as-yet-unpublished, book…it was actually the first time he spoke about the subject publicly. He was, frankly, brilliant. I have blogged extensively about it (read: rambled…as Pascal said, “Je n’ai fait celle-ci plus longue que parce que je n’ai pas eu le loisir de la faire plus courte.” [I have made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it shorter.] ~ Blaise Pascal, Lettres Provinciales, xvi (1657)].
If you are interested, you can find my blatherings (and a nice picture) at Lux Mentis Blog.”