Category Archives: life


The horrific events of this week (month, year), have rightfully sparked protests across the land, as well as a national conversation about race and how people of colorĀ are treated by the police. It is a very good time for those … Continue reading

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I have an especially good memory for three categories of things: email addresses and URLs, what’s in any particular book that I’ve used or read, and good meals. The first two things are handy for my job as a librarian. … Continue reading

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Many people are remembering Aaron Swartz this week, even more than usual. It’s the one-year anniversary of his death today. The story is no cleaner than it was last year; there’s still no sense to be had. Officials are criticized … Continue reading

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