Tumblr has blocked all accounts flagged as "Adult" from being indexed by search engines: http://www.erosblog.com/2013... [**NSFW ads/pics**] On the one hand, I want this to be a lesson about the importance of libraries/archives, but then again I know we have a sometime tricky relationship with pornography.
Last year, due to my own dumb mistake, all our horses got out of the pasture and wondered onto the road (we live on a long dead ended road). Frustrated by my own mistake, I ran up hill and yelled to my mom, who was visiting, to grab me a pale of oats and a rope and please hurry.
here's a snapshot of the e-resources that were suggested by a ref desk staff person to a patron at our library, over the course of one year. the ones to the side were suggested only by themselves; the others were all suggested in addition to others. i had no idea our ref desk staff suggest multiple resources at each interaction on a regular basis.
So this image in my head of the Friar on a stool under a single spotlight, tuxedo tie undone, double shot in one hand and the mic in the other crooning "set 'em up Joe" pleases me probably more than it should.
Have just invented the "consultancy pact" (along the lines of single folks's marriage pacts) where if neither you nor a friend is successful/satisfied in your respective fields by the time you're X years old, you start a consulting firm together.