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Pot cookbooks moving to the mainstream as legalization movement grows

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There are books about cooking with herbs. And then there are books about cooking with herb.

Yes, we’re talking cannabis cuisine, a small niche in the culinary world but one that is drawing more interest as the legalization movement moves pot closer to the mainstream. 540 more words


What is the essence of Grumpy Cat? An interview with the famous feline

“Who doesn’t love a cat that at first looks Photoshopped?”

“Grumpy cat represents a small minority, a very important minority, and is an important voice for that minority — the grumpy minority.” 116 more words


How Reading Made Me a Feminist

Today is Women’s Equality Day, a commemorating the passage of the 19th Amendment, which granted women the right to vote and a day to acknowledge the courageous women who fought (and who are still fighting) to secure the rights and protections that we enjoy today. 172 more words

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Rare Copy Of Superman Comic Book Fetches $3.2M

NEW YORK (AP) – A nearly flawless copy of Superman’s comic-book debut has sold for a super-powered price: $3.2 million.

New York comics dealers… 211 more words


No, Angel

Not six-wingèd, nor a fiery wheel,
not four-bodied, though a living being,
human but for other human’s seeing
only what they a priori feel
to be true. 64 more words


Five Reasons that Titus Andronicus is the B-Movie of Shakespeare

No, you probably haven’t heard of Titus Andronicus unless you really, really love Shakespeare and/or Julie Taymor. However, I love bad movies almost as much as I love the Bard, so it’s only natural that I have a weird love-hate relationship with this grotesque little play. 937 more words













So, thanks to the wonderful Theresa Beckhusen, I read at Indy Reads Books, a lovely bookstore in Indianapolis, and also led a WordLab session there.  490 more words

Books And Literature