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Robert Benchley: A Romance In Encyclopedia Land

I haven’t featured a Robert Benchley piece in a while, so I’d like to return to Of All Things and a short story that can only come from falling into an endless research spiral. 1,141 more words


My journey for knowledge...

I read a book called the know it all by  AJ Jacobs, and I was curious to whether or not I could do the same thing.   227 more words

Encyclopedia Britannica

Heard an actor–I can’t remember who–confessing in an interview that he was one of those kids who read the Encyclopedia Britannica for kicks. He grew up reading it all the time. 191 more words

Autobiography,memoirs And Confessions