Mallards, Boulder CO, originally uploaded by niehoff.
I must admit that the Librarian is correct: the new Kindle 2 does inspire passion in a reader, or it would if passion hadn’t been declared a cliché in my last post. His comment reminds me that, before it became a cliché, passion was a perfectly good word, acceptably used in the politest of companies. … Continue reading Cliché: the rehabilitation?
I spent lunchtime today down at the Mercantile Library with Albert and my fellow board members as we had our regular meeting. After the meeting, I chatted a bit with Albert, and he reminded me of his suggestion of passion as a cliché. I am surprised at myself for not having given the word serious … Continue reading Cliché III: The Sequel
Actor, activist Ron Silver dies at 62 – CNN.com: NEW YORK (CNN) — Actor and political activist Ron Silver, who played a recurring role in TV’s presidential drama “The West Wing,” and who also let his political views play out in real life, died Sunday after a two-year battle with esophageal cancer, according to a … Continue reading Ron Silver, RIP