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# Five hundred … and one

Huh. That last post was my 500th, and somehow I missed it. Well, then, fine. My 501st will celebrate that bizarre milestone (500??) and also Paul Simon’s 72nd birthday. (72??) Mr. Simon’s music is one of the few things I … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Mr. Dickens

It’s the 200th anniversary of Charles Dickens’s birth. (Also, on a much smaller scale, my second anniversary on my job, but who cares?) LibraryThing is having a “Dickens of a” ReadaThing. Go read some Bleak House or something. I’ll wait. … Continue reading

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Happy birthday, Ringo!

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The official birthday post

To Wife, “Mom”, Knitter; Napoleon; Julia Child; Thomas De Quincey (Q); Duncan I of Scotland; Ethel Barrymore; E. Nesbit; and, er, Debra Messing, with whom I share the birthday, I offer this: And, slightly more upbeat… Happy middle-of-August-day-which-is-two-of-the-Lost-numbers!

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