Tag Archives: Books

Good Deeds, Part 2

  Emma Watson’s Good Deed: Putting books in the NYC subway to be found and enjoyed.   As I mentioned last time, the “Metropolitan Diary” has been a place for New Yorkers to share their important moments with the New … Continue reading

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Trivia or Trivial

  What’s the difference between the words “trivia” and “trivial?” Technically, just one letter. But, for me, that one letter can make a big difference. For example, here’s a baseball question: Name two pitchers who played on the 1963 World … Continue reading

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The Blue Bell Book Review (BBBR)

The Blue Bell Book Review (BBBR) is a slightly less well-known and respected literary column than The New York Times Book Review (NYTBR). Also, it is less expensive. This book review is free and worth every cent. The BBBR is … Continue reading

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Another (Omni)bus Is Available

What is an “Omnibus” and what is Ron’s like? Is it anything like the Volkswagen minivan of the 1960s and 1970s? Is it a multi-purpose personal transportation and hauling vehicle? (Eg, the family’s main personal carrier in the 2006 film, … Continue reading

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