I live in a nice city called West Allis. I work in a different city about a 40 minute drive away. This can make for some exciting days especially in winter. 659 more words
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First published in 1992, Neither Here nor There is both memoir and travel journal, as Bill Bryson retraces and recreates his trip through Europe (first done in the 1970s), which occasionally feature the comedy of Stephen Katz, from… 414 more words
When I discovered The Lost Continent on a bookshelf in a small store in D.C., it was a moment of excitement. Thrilled that I had found a Bryson book that I had not seen outside the realms of Amazon, I immediately purchased the lone copy and finagled my To Be Read List so that it occupied the hypothetical on-deck circle. 974 more words
February 12th is traditionally recognized as Lincoln’s birthday, but it was also the birthday of naturalist Charles Darwin.
What’s interesting and a more than a little terrifying is that just looking up Darwin Day will find you a barrage of anti-science websites and information. 472 more words