South Dakota Blogosphere Bulletin Board
Blog Headline of the Week
Ed gives us a 2009 edition of a book blogger taxonomy. I’m glad he says it’s “by no means complete” as I don’t think I fall into any of the categories (although I do somewhat fear the Caped Crusader monker — and should perhaps fear more knowing what category I’m actually in).
Ten books that should be removed from the literary canon(s).
Lifehacker presents a Bookworm’s Guide to the Lifehacker Galaxy.
I generally don’t go into chain stores so was surprised to see that “Target has been building itself into a tastemaker for books.” That also prevents me from commenting on the taste it is spreading.
Apple has approved a new iPhone app called “Cannabis” that uses Google maps to show you where to buy medical marijuana.
The Big Picture takes us to the longest solar eclipse of the century.
A collection of space pron.
Writing turns you into somebody who’s always wrong. The illusion that you may get it right someday is the perversity that draws you on.
Philip Roth, American Pastoral