Bookish Links: September 2015

Here’s a blog post that I wish I had thought of first: an excerpt of the firsthand account that American author Robert Holliday gave of meeting G. K. Chesterton. (HT: Hannah Long)   And now, to resolve a question that’s pestered me since the age of five: “Why Is Winnie-the-Pooh Called a ‘Pooh’?”   WilliamContinue reading “Bookish Links: September 2015”

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Bookish Links — May 2015

This is getting ridiculous—it seems Mark Twain is the latest author to have some of his lost works resurface. After six authors announced their intention to boycott PEN America’s gala dinner honoring the staff of Charlie Hebdo, Salman Rushdie—never one to be shy about airing his opinions—had some words for them. More from the insaneContinue reading “Bookish Links — May 2015”

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Against (Forced) Net Neutrality

I love the internet. Not just because it allows me to keep up with the Royal baby or find ridiculous jokes to parrot (although I do that sometimes too). I love it because it puts nearly the entire store of human knowledge at our finger tips. I love it because it lets us communicate, organize,Continue reading “Against (Forced) Net Neutrality”

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Is this just fantasy?

I love the movies, which is why I like to blame them for everything.

Citations orthodoxes

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