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Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Quote of the Day (Rose Kennedy, on Her Reaction to Tragedy)
“I just made up my mind that I was not going to be vanquished.”—Rose Kennedy to Barbara Walters, five years after the death of her son Jack and four months after Bobby’s assassination, quoted in Caitlin Flanagan, “The Uses of Enchantment,” The Atlantic Monthly, June 2008
I'm a librarian (no, NOT a "cybrarian" or "information scientist" or any of the other trendy terms the profession has come up with), as well as a freelance writer/researcher; my political leanings are contrarian, much to the dismay of friends on the left and right, and so I will give anyone looking for my vote exactly what they deserve -- the back of my hand