Books and a cute, floppy-eared dog—two of my favorite things!

Books and a cute, floppy-eared dog—two of my favorite things!

Four years ago—pre-smartphones—I posted a graphic "12 excuses for not reading." Here’s my rather satirical 2014 update on the situation via YouTube: “‘I don’t have time to read a book’—The Slippery Social Media Slope” http://youtu.be/zLWfzUsgCdo

From the popular Fast Company article by Warren Berger: “Find Your Passion with These 8 Thought-Provoking Questions.”  http://www.fastcodesign.com/3028946/find-your-passion-with-these-8-thought-provoking-questions

From the popular Fast Company article by Warren Berger: “Find Your Passion with These 8 Thought-Provoking Questions.”  http://www.fastcodesign.com/3028946/find-your-passion-with-these-8-thought-provoking-questions

Nobody Said That Then!

Funny essay about all the anachronisms on TV and in the movies. http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/hendrikhertzberg/2014/02/nobody-said-that-then-continued.html?utm_source=www&utm_medium=tw&utm_campaign=20140225 via newyorker

And don’t miss the first half of the essay, mostly about “Masters of Sex”s script faux pas:  http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/hendrikhertzberg/2014/02/masters-of-sex-nobody-said-that-then.html

My dad is all about #pancakes, so these designs are for his 81st b’day. http://www.cafepress.com/designthinking/9388133

I don’t remember where I got this from, but it makes me smile. Do you suffer from “acyrologia”?

I don’t remember where I got this from, but it makes me smile. Do you suffer from “acyrologia”?

(Source: scribnerbooks)

Today is Albert Einstein’s b’day, aka #QuestionDay21014 and #PiDay. He was a champion of curiosity and questioning, something the world could use more of. http://QuestionDay2014.com

scribnerbooks:

We’re one of the top tumblrs for book nerds!

http://mashable.com/2014/03/13/tumblrs-for-readers/

Looks like a great list for book lovers!

What does Benedict Cumberbatch (and 9 other less-likely celebs) have in common w. Albert Einstein?

http://slidesha.re/1fTB7QP

What does Benedict Cumberbatch (and 9 other less-likely celebs) have in common w. Albert Einstein?

http://slidesha.re/1fTB7QP

10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them

A fun Einstein morph slideshare. Can you identify these star-crossed Einsteins? (In honor of Albert Einstein’s 135th birthday this Friday.) http://questionday2014

Question Day 2014 is celebrated this Friday, March 14, on the 135th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s birthday. QuestionDay2014.com

Question Day 2014 is celebrated this Friday, March 14, on the 135th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s birthday. QuestionDay2014.com

A trio of short videos for A MORE BEAUTIFUL QUESTION.

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