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Friday, August 23, 2013
Movie Quote of the Day (‘National Lampoon's Vacation,’ on the Joy of the Road)
Griswold (played by
Chevy Chase): “Why aren't we flying? Because getting there is half the fun.
You know that.”— National Lampoon's Vacation (1983), screenplay by John Hughes
based on his short story “Vacation '58," directed by Harold Ramis
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