A languages-and-literature classicist by training, who tries to remain vaguely on topic.
W. C. Sellar and R. J. Yeatman, 1066 and All That (Harmondsworth : Penguin Books 1960)
Guardian headline: "BP sends Tony Hayward to Siberia". Full piece at http://bit.ly/dzf84Y
Bill Watterson’s Calvin and Hobbes on "verbing".
Now *this* is how to do photo captions: http://bit.ly/9kbKGy (metro.co.uk via @pourmecoffee RT @edyong209)
Does this mean that the Times is the Conservative Party at breakfast?
A selection of the kind of booksellers' labels I mentioned in connection with my copy of Winnie Ille Pu.
Winnie Ille Pu
The "Grammar Nazi" logo.
Penguin is 75 (http://bit.ly/cG3VLa - @GuardianBooks). I've this from when it turned 60.
Local sports channel is showing "highlights" ... of a tournament that's yet to happen.
The Telegraph at http://bit.ly/9ToGei puts "Facebook" on a story about Bebo. More hits likely?
What the "wisdom of crowds" thought most important on 2010-03-30 @ 07h40 GMT.
Front elevation of the Pantheon, Rome, showing inscription of M. Vipsanius Agrippa (1993)
Daily Mail poll on http://bit.ly/2blcJ4 as at 17h47 GMT, 2009-11-03. Interwebz makes one proud.
Screenshot of a portion of my feed: serendipity?
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