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special sauce

Catablogs…nope nothing feline about them… i had visited a couple and added an RSS feed to my list but i hadn’t given them much thought until now. The special collections librarian one city over has started blogging their catalog…cata-blog get it? Queen City Massachusetts – which i find awesome…every object has a story and with […]

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warped

The backlash of having pain free days where my head isn’t going to explode if I bend over, is that I end up running at warp speed and trying to get everything off my plate. Since everyone and his mother is harboring found kittens for us, including ME there is always something to clean, especially […]

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rock, paper, electrons v.1

1001 reasons a paper book is better than electronic book aerodynamics • You can throw paper books at a yowling cat and not have to worry about violating the warranty. NO limit on downloads • There is a limit on the number of times you can download a book you bought for or from Amazon’s […]

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Now I know what a bobble head feels like…. my face swelled up a lot more since I mentioned it. I have spent the last few days downing antihistamines and sleeping with blue cold packs on my face. I am still redfaced and swollen, but I can see out of both eyes now…not enough to […]

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Was Shakespeare Really Shakespeare and Cervantes Cervantes?

    Sent to you by EraserGirl via Google Reader:     Was Shakespeare Really Shakespeare and Cervantes Cervantes? via Britannica Blog by Robert McHenry on 4/26/09 Greg McNamee wrote a very nice post the other day about the birthday of Don Quixote de la Mancha (right), who is remembered by those who haven’t read […]

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friday funnies

site to see • Old Picture of the Day worth hearing • from NPR: Renee Montagne interviews Alexander McCall Smith author of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency Renee Montagne the star of the new HBO miniseries. worth hearing • Commentator Peter Sagal mourns the loss of science fiction author Philip Jose Farmer. blog of […]

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worth reading • from Jeri’s Organizing & Decluttering News comes a good post on Archival Storage: Acid-Free and More. cool tool • Gmail has added an 10-second delay on sending mail and an Undo button. How many Effing years have we have email and NOW they invent this? site to see • Threadbanger has a […]

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snow marches on

All this damn snow has broken my spirit, all I want to do is keep warm. Of course eat and sleep, but that’s normal. worth reading • un-published story by Mark Twain “The Undertaker’s Tale“ will finally see print, in the pages of the mystery quarterly The Strand Magazine. blog of note • from J. […]

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entrails of the day

As always my day entails all the busy work of selling books without the actual SELLING part. cool tool • To add a page count to a Google Doc, you have to add a little html code to your document. worked swell for me. worth reading • Maud Newton reviews Script & Scribble: The Rise […]

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blog of note • at 89 Frederik Pohl has started a blog, yes, THAT Frederik Pohl – the Way the Future blogs. site to see • and if like me you are goofing around waiting for the parade to start, you have GOT to check out the new WHITE HOUSE .GOV website, it is to […]

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