This morning, DNA Info reported on a Midtown author who has written a modern update of Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Translating classic literature into language kids can understand is nothing new, but author Susan Crimp has taken it to a new level by one-upping Tao Lin an ... More >>
www.insightbb.comWell, maybe not of all time -- how far back does the world's literature really go? And we blush to note that most of these quotes come from Western sources, at that. But read on anyway, because some of them are pretty damn funny, or at least pithy and philosophical.
This has been a banner weekend for extreme exercise. As the Post puts it, "Ninety-nine maniacal marathoners" (it's like a Lewis Carroll poem), including several New Yorkers, will travel to Antarctica next month to compete in the Antarctica Marathon. For the privilege of trying to survive 26.2 ... More >>