Going Above & Beyond

APRIL 25TH What went through the headOf the inventorThe great ideaTo rewardMindless crimeWith the loss of one's head 1792: Guillotine first used in France, executes highwayman Nicolas Pelletier Fun Fact:During the Reign of Terror (June 1793 to July 1794) about 17,000 people were guillotined. Former King Louis XVI and Queen Marie Antoinette were executed at … Continue reading Going Above & Beyond

From Gnomes to Longfellows

For next to being a great poet is the power of understanding one.Henry Wadsworth Longfellow I will never understand you,Mister Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.You may have had the greatestever porn star nameAnd you let it go to waste. Elämää on runouskaikilla kielillä. Poetry is what is lost in translation. It is also what is lost in … Continue reading From Gnomes to Longfellows