This weekend I’m going to indulge with some heavy reading and gardening.
I have been quite busy these past few weeks, and finally, there is some time to catch my breath and relax. 236 more words
Bail conditions that included prohibitions on internet access and cellphone use have been lifted against a Windsor man who was originally accused of hacking a woman’s Facebook account. 325 more words
“The best are those who are raised in the severest school.” To the best of my knowledge, my grandmother never read Thucydides (whence that quote comes; Archidamus at 1.84), or Herodotus, or Plutarch’s life of Lycurgus, or any of the other ancient accounts of Sparta and its values, but she didn’t have to; she could draw on a substantial popular tradition of images of Spartan life and attitudes, including her favourite admonitory story of the Spartan boy and the fox. 1,985 more words
So we were talking about the upcoming Fantastic Four relaunch down at my local funnybook store recently. Which, yeah, if you haven’t heard… They’re relaunching Fantastic Four this summer, in a new series by Dan Slott and Sarah Pichelli. 3,026 more words