So Over It Contest 8: Today In History Edition

The last contest carried the losing streak to 7. The location in that one was the Bull and Finch Bar across the street from Boston Common and the exterior shot used for the long running TV sitcom Cheers. So, moving forward. Be the first to identify the location below and the historical event that happened there… Continue reading So Over It Contest 8: Today In History Edition

Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?

–I’m afraid none of my habits conform to those of the famous writers in this article in the Atlantic. My habits bear a closer resemblance to those of Franz Kafka, a man who, as Zadie Smith put it, wasted a lot of time. (Me too.) Begley is particularly astute on the bizarre organization of Kafka’s writing… Continue reading Are You Pondering What I’m Pondering?