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Untangling the mysterious eggs Benedict creation story

I was 8-years old the first time I experienced “brunch.” Back in the early 90s, it was something reserved for rich people who were members of golf clubs, or starving churchgoers who needed to refuel after having sat through an hour or more of religious services. 1,456 more words

History + Culture

Literary News: Great Reading Material from Smithsonian.com

I really love browsing through the articles on the Smithsonian website. It’s like an online digital museum, second only–I’m sure–to actually visiting the site in Washington D.C. 85 more words

Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas

You may know Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas as a movie made by the Jim Henson Studios, but before it started cute and cuddly Muppets, it was a book written by Russell Hoban. 299 more words

Children's Books

Celebrate the 40th Anniversary of EMMET OTTER’S JUG-BAND CHRISTMAS on DVD October 10

Directed by Jim Henson and Nominated for Four Emmy® Awards


Put a Song in Your Heart with the Original 1977 Version of the  Beloved Christmas Classic, Now Remastered and Including a Restored Special Appearance by the Iconic Kermit the Frog! 337 more words