A cultural "omniblog" covering matters literary as well as theatrical, musical, historical, cinematic(al), etc.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
Quote of the Day (Voltaire, on Hearing News)
“When we hear news, we should always wait for the
sacrament of confirmation.”-- François-Marie Arouet, aka Voltaire (1694-1778), French philosopher and satirist, letter to
letter to Charles-Augustin Ferriol, comte d'Argental, August 28, 1760
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