"More than machinery, we need humanity."

Category Archives: Humor

Librarianship quote of the day: kids’ reader’s advisory edition

From a elementary school librarian friend, who got this request this morning: “Do you have a book, like, on clouds? In the spotlight? The one with a dog.”     Huh?

May 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

Will Copyright Reform be SOPA in disguise?

What does one do in honor of World Intellectual Property Day? For most people the response is to say “wait, it’s World Intellectual Property Day?” shrug, and then go back … Continue reading

April 25, 2013 · 4 Comments

Cat Pic

From a library school pal, who found it in the NOBLE Digital Heritage collection via Digital Commonwealth:

April 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Librarianship Quote of the Day

This is from my dear friend, the Libromancer’s Apprentice: “As it turns out, taint punching will get me to threaten banning patrons from the library for any further disturbance.” I’m … Continue reading

April 11, 2013 · 3 Comments

The Artifce, the Artificers, and the Art World

Many an artist has known the taste of poverty. Thus, to honestly assess the history of art requires—at least—some recognition of the important role that “patrons of the arts” have … Continue reading

April 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Facebook knows what you like…because you told it

What does it mean to hit the “like” button for an article that discusses how “liking things on Facebook” reveals much more about you than you think? Earlier in the … Continue reading

March 15, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ne'er do wells



Creative Commons License