The Folger Library has opened it's collection of images to the Creative Commons. More than 80,000 images related to Shakespeare free for public use can be found here: http://luna.folger.edu/luna/servlet/FOLGERCM1~6~6 [Link opens in new tab]. Read More

An ode to Delta Hots, via Wall Street Journal Online, here: http://online.wsj.com/articles/delta-hot-tamales-are-hotter-than-ever-1405702453 Read More

The inestimable Mallory Ortberg writes on the inimitable Ralph Wiggums. One of a series of character studies available in her archive on The Toast. http://the-toast.net/2014/08/11/ralph-wiggums-finest-moments/. Read More

As usual, I'm late again posting retail trends to watch in 2014. But, the information is still good and I would certainly expect these trends to carry over beyond 2014. TrendWatching agrees with me. From the TrendWatch [link opens in ...Read More