Feb 24, 2010
Feb 23, 2010
Via Eric Crampton at Offsetting Behaviour: There are lots of restaurants out there that close for one or two days a week – family outfits that need to have a break. There are lots of folks out there who’d like to run a restaurant, but can’t handle the fixed costs of starting up. Two Wellingtonians have found the perfect solution: the...
Feb 22, 2010
In 1950, 4-year-old Rosie, and her dog, Skippy, were accidentally locked inside of the Foodland Supermarket in Roxbury, MA after they snuck in just before the store closed for the evening. Trapped, and bored, she decided to have a little fun with the place. According to Life magazine: “Rosie came out of hiding and went to the ice cream freezers, where...
Feb 20, 2010
Today we commemorate the Sunday of the Triumph of Orthodoxy. We know it's the day we bring icons to church, and celebrate the restoration of the icons after the iconoclast heresy long ago. But even though icons are highly visible, the Triumph of Orthodoxy does not simply mean we can have icons.