Tag Archives: Bookeaters

Soooo … Keeping Busy Here

It looks like a beautiful Sunday here in New Hampshire, with lots to do, and the usual sense of having not – quite – enough – time.  I love the luxury of sleeping in just a little bit, but looking … Continue reading

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Sundry Sunday Stuff

Morning everybody! It’s looking like a good reading day here in New Hampshire, although it’s early yet! The Bookeaters had an excellent meeting at the Exeter Inn last night, where we broke bread and discussed The Lincolns: Portrait of a … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Mr. President

Lincoln’s birthday … always an important date in my Book of Days. I do wish that we had never gone the President’s Day route – just too generic for my taste.  I was not consulted, however. Bookeaters are celebrating Mr. … Continue reading

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B-ball Schedules, Misc Stuff, & a Modest Proposal

Sorry for not keeping better track of the women’s b-ball slate on TV … we totally missed the boat on that Tennessee-Georgia match-up (and could easily have watched).  Darn!  Here’s the schedule for today (Central time … remember.) SATURDAY, FEBRUARY … Continue reading

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Bookeaters on the Road

The Bookeaters traveled to Portsmouth yesterday where they discussed Ethan Frome at Brazo … after most had attended the Live at the Met performance of Berlioz’ “Damnation de Faust” at the Music Hall. Thought the Music Hall was cold enough … Continue reading

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A-Okay Today

Everything seems to be working just fine this morning – and my mood is definitely better than it was this time yesterday!  Added a cool translation widget (with thanks to the field negro for the idea. (They do my heart … Continue reading

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Missing Smarty

I don’t know about you, but in all the Big Brown hoopla, I often found myself missing Smarty Jones and wondering what had become of him. The Philly Phenom hit the world stage after winning the Kentucky Derby in 2004 … Continue reading

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New Link-New Category

I just added a new category of links – “Bookeaters’ Blogs” for blogs about books. (I suppose they could actually be about eating, too.) Thanks, ML, for sending along the first suggestion. Other suggestions of good sites for book reviews, … Continue reading

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I Made Jeff Bezos and George Bush Happy This Week

Yup, I did. It’s kind of a drag to admit the latter .. but there it is. How, you ask? What could possibly please these two rather different versions of homo erectus? (And yes, I mean erectus. Have you ever … Continue reading

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The Skinny on Your Zip … and Other Miscellany

My sister, who is a fairly regular supplier of interesting internet doohickeys, sent me this cool link for checking demographic data about your zipcode.  Mine’s 03224. Meanwhile, if you want to elevate your blood pressure without exercising, read a little … Continue reading

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