A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Friday, August 5, 2011
Quote of the Day (R.A. Dickey, Keeping Perspective on His Level of Fame)
"They don't make shirts for 36-year-old knuckleballers. They make jokes."—Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey, on whether shirts with his photo were on sale, quoted in Brian Costa, “Teammates Follow Reyes Even in Their Wardrobe,” The Wall Street Journal, June 24, 2011
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