Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Thanks to Burr Deming (who has excellent taste in blogs) for bringing this to our attention: The blog, “A Wayfarer’s Notes,” makes an interesting comparison of two translations of Homer’s Odyssey as a warning to readers. The Penguin Classics version, while it has an interesting history, is the Trojan Horse of the two choices. (Yes, that joke […]

With passage by the State Senate of a ban on offensive Native American nicknames for Wisconsin’s Public Schools, the state legislature is a step closer to finally restoring peace between Native Americans and the White Devil.  On to the Assembly to rescue us from naming anything even remotely after Native Americans – except for casinos. […]