For some years, I’ve been trying to develop a reasonable alternative to my connections with Facebook. I prefer a simple interface rather than the idiotic chicanery that comes with a corrupt social media brand whose ideology I find despicable, whose lack of respect of privacy is appalling, and whose owners are, frankly, dorks. Hence, I’ve […]
All thanks to Alaric7 at Tumblr for posting this very handy list of links to free e-books! The Classics Browse works by Mark Twain, Joseph Conrad and other famous authors here. Classic Bookshelf: This site has put classic novels online, from Charles Dickens to Charlotte Bronte. The Online Books Page: The University of Pennsylvania hosts […]
Octavio Paz is to Mexican literature what Jorge Luis Borges is to Argentine: a demigod. He is being honored by the Academia Mexicana de la Lengua for his contributions to literature. The Tamayo Museum has more on this event here.
Flavorwire is NOT anyone whose advice I’d recommend on any matters religious, as they’ve shown to be absolutely hostile to the subject in the past. True to form, this list presents films who show those of faith at their most fallen. Some of these films are quite good as works of art in and of […]