Tuesday, November 18, 2008
Investigating nothing in particular
Binoculars from Paraphernalia. (via My Love For You is a Stampede of Horses)
Philadelphia, land of Ben Franklin's free library, is shutting down 11 libraries in order to save money. (via Silliman's blog)
Slate loves Buster Keaton's "The General."
Eavesdropping on Tom Stoppard. (via Maud Newton)
Some beautifully scanned Russian Avant-Garde books. If you're going to go PDF, this is the way to do it right. (also via Silliman's blog)
Miss college? Audit courses from Oxford for free, via podcast. Or check out Oxford's ten most irritating phrases, to remind yourself what your classmates might say. (also via Maud)