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Saturday, February 18, 2017
Quote of the Day (Oscar Wilde, on How a Good Salad Is Like Diplomacy)
“To make a good salad is to be a brilliant
diplomatist - the problem is so entirely the same in both cases. To know
exactly how much oil one must put with one's vinegar.” —Anglo-Irish playwright
Oscar Wilde (1854-1900), Vera: or, The Nihilists (1883)
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