Here is a little dose of reality about where we actually rank today,” says Vest:...– The sad thing is that I don’t think either the Dems or the Republicans can fix this. Neither spend in the right area. The system is broken and I don’t see it getting fixed. Depressing. Can’t Keep a Bad Idea Down - NYTimes.com
Chakravarty remembers one meek old woman who let her husband do all the talking,...– Yes, that’s the typical grandmother in Madras - all demure on the outside and writing Tamil Pulp after-hours. ‘Tamil Pulp’: Sexy, Gory Fiction, Now In English : NPR
Forget The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo — Indumathi’s Hold On A Minute...– Tamil, baby! ‘Tamil Pulp’: Sexy, Gory Fiction, Now In English : NPR
At least, unlike Paris Hilton and her ilk, the Dumb Blonde of ’50s cinema had a...– Read the article - if only of the first part about Marilyn. Making Ignorance Chic - NYTimes.com
E-textbooks are good, but it’s tempting to go on Facebook, and it can strain...– For textbooks, I prefer the real deal. Flipping back and forth is much easier. Highlighting and note-making are much easier. The Kindle is getting there, but touch-to-highlight will change things significantly for the better. UPDATE - Apparently you can highlight on the iPad. So much for that....