You guys! Look what I just got in the mail!!! These are the so-called “bound galleys” of my book: the advance copies given out to reviewers before the actual book comes out. They’re a little different from what the final book will look like. The real book will be hardcover (and ebook, of course); these … Read more
Not sure who the original author of this is, but it was floating around Facebook. If you know the original author, let me know; I’d love to give them credit!
Witness the horrible wallpaper in the U of Illinois room where I spoke last night. Ladies and gentlemen, this is for real.
This is what my day feels like. From the popular (and often brilliant) internet comic xkcd.
This comic (via St. Thomas the Doubter) captures so perfectly something I’ve said time and time again: If we’re convinced that those who came before us got important things wrong (like slavery or the earth’s place in the solar system) and those who come after us will get important things wrong (like, say, being way … Read more