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(1990’s | “the same to you,” “likewise, I’m sure,” “it’s mutual”)

As I look into the origins of this phrase, I keep having the feeling that I’m missing something. 525 more words


Time Capsules

I’m fascinated by unintentional time capsules. A week ago I picked up The Doonesbury Chronicles (1972) at Phoenix Books for a dollar and I’ve been thoroughly enjoying it. 320 more words


Life Recapitulates Art

I am really not sure what to say, but I had to share this.  Almost 30 years ago, the comic strip Doonesbury featured a two week series… 459 more words

David Cruz-Uribe

The short attention span and other stories - II

We all do our share of online reading. We all do it far too many times to accept the fact that reading a paperback is running out of fashion. 697 more words