Much Ado About Nothing

We enjoyed seeing the new Joss Whedon film “Much Ado About Nothing” on the 4th of July. Here’s the TV Tropes page about the play, contrasting the original play, the 1993 film version and the latest movie.

English Pronunciation and Dialects

This is a great poem that highlights the oddities of English pronunciation. I found it years ago and every couple of years or so, I end up finding it again for a friend after telling them about it. So it finally occurred to me it would be easiest to just have a link to it…

Jack Roth 5K – First in Age Division

The 8th Annual Jack Roth 5K Rock & Run/Walk was suggested to me as a good neighborhood run for a good cause, so I signed up. It starts and ends at the Bexley High School – you start with a lap around the track and finish the same way. In between you do a big…


Recycling almost never makes sense, but when I tell people this, they think I’m crazy or that I hate the Earth. This essay from Mike Munger does a great job of discussing the issues of recycling versus landfills.