On second thought…

I’ve started posting on another blog. Sorry for the confusion. extrapersonality.wordpress.com

Jesus Christ Superstar in 60 Seconds

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“This Fact is Fun! Equinox and Solstice Are Words”

The first day of both autumn and spring is called the equinox. According to the OED, it is derived from a Latin word meaning “equality between day and night.” Its frequency in English literature over the course of the last two centuries is (according to Google Ngram): The first day of both winter and summer … Continue reading

Résumé 2011

As a principle, I don’t love end-of-year lists, but since it is my Second Amendment right as a blogger to have one (and since I’ve been studiously tracking my cultural intake all year) I might as well share it with everyone. This year, I re-visited: Miss Lonelyhearts by Nathanael West (novel) Asterios Polyp by David Mazzuchelli … Continue reading

This Fact is Fun! Bea Arthur…

  This fact is fun! Bea Arthur was a Marine.