by Robert Krulwich Publius Paquius Proculus, they say, invented pizza almost 2,000 years ago. I don’t think he did, and anyway, that’s not the coolest thing about Proculus, a very … Continue reading
Here are some interesting, but true facts, that you may or may not have known. 1. The Statue of Liberty’s index finger is eight feet long. 2. Rain has never … Continue reading
Thanks to my daughter for sending the link to this super cartoon. http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/2tcdMw/:1SOk_CozU:U$yefI@b/denisdutton.com/calvin_hobbes_writing.jpg/ Have you used Stumble Upon? Great fun.
April 23rd 2012 was not only Shakespeare’s birthday and St George’s Day but this year it was World Book Night. Last year I was given a free book by a … Continue reading
Jed Rubenfeld is a Professor of Law at Yale University, USA. ‘The Death Instinct’ is his second novel, is first being ‘The Interpretation of Murder‘. They are unusual in that … Continue reading
Being new to the blogging world I am finding new, informative and entertaining blogs all over the place. Lots on wordpress and lots on blogspot. I love it when folk … Continue reading