Archive for February 2005

Makes...me...MAD!

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

The bulk of this afternoon was taken up not with working (as I should have been doing) but rather fuming over this article by the president-elect of the American Library Association - which most fellow "Blog People" and supporters thereof will p…

Revenge of a Blog Person.

Saturday, February 26th, 2005

Slapping the president of the American Library Association upside the head.…

Lingustic-y goodness.

Tuesday, February 22nd, 2005

For your reading pleasure, here are a couple of linguistics-related links that were sent to me today. The first - a blog entry called Linguae non Francae - was sent to me by my mom. It’s a great refutation of the terribly short-sighted argument that…

Why having a blog can be a blast.

Sunday, February 13th, 2005

First of all, hello to any Mount Holyoke women who may have found me through the article on blogging that Liddy Gerchman (who has a truly excellent blog of her own) wrote for the latest Alumnae Quarterly. I feel really privileged to have been included in…

Kinda fishy.

Friday, February 4th, 2005

Reading the New York Times food section this morning, I came across an article about Homaro Cantu (login: wrreaders), the chef at an upscale restaurant in Chicago who is taking wacky food preparation to new heights (or lows, depending on your point of vie…

You will be assimilated.

Thursday, February 3rd, 2005

In which I get on my high linguistics horse and rant.…