October 1st, 2011

thundermug

Places to Go

October 1. Just a touch nippy this morning. What a beautiful autumn day. Meanwhile, another place of easement, this one for our furry friends.

How does smacking him with a hockey stick help? How does smacking him with a hockey stick help?

storming the castle

You said it

Kathryn Lopez interviewed Richard Brookhiser concerning James Madison, the subject of his latest biography. This is one exchange.
LOPEZ: What might Madison think about Barack Obama?

BROOKHISER: Jefferson’s vices, without the charm.