- Carleton College senior forwards Taylor Hanson (St. Paul, Minn./Minnehaha Academy) and Cameron Webb (Portland, Ore./Lincoln High School) were recently named to the Honors Court as selected by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). As a team, the Knights posted ... more
I scanned the column of green numbers on the July page of the tide book: Sunday the 13th, 9:52AM, -5.4 feet
-5.4! A number for boots skating through a knee-deep ... more
If you go to Amazon looking for the Chinese classics you will find a total mess. A bunch of publishers have ripped public domain books from Google Books and are selling them at various prices.
Why should you avoid ... more
- An illustration of the linguistic diversity of the UK. However, as a tone-deaf Yank, I have trouble distinguishing one from another in many of these short examples.
This performance does give us an idea of the diversity behind the facade ... more
This fall I will be teaching Carleton’s junior level thermal/statistical physics course. It’s an annually offered course and for various reasons has been one of the courses furthest from equilibrium in our Department. That is, it has always been ... more
- More family camping, along the Lake Erie "coast" in the 1930's as photographed by Noah Elwood Weaver of West Carrollton Ohio.
- Every once in awhile I get tempted to read something that's not a mystery. Non-fiction often works for me. Romance never has. Comedy is good. And there are times when I am tempted to read Literature . I guess I ... more
- I feel the wind blow in through the windowson me, while I try to make sense of theworld’s inventions in front of me, which, I’mtoo old for. But, as a mammal, the ace predator,I have ... more
- Caulder and the kids i playedmarbles with when I was a kidhad one thing in common….theyweren’t me.When I saw things that were’t me,my parents, my family, I realizedI couldn’t be me, because, what ... more
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well, that's a trope, butshall I fart my fair behind?do I dare to snitch a Sneech?I've been wearing white flannel trouserslonger than there's been a beach,and, walking hand to ... more