Wife:"Why is it when I hear news about social media, I never hear anything about FriendFeed?" Me:"It's run by The Librarian Mafia. Very cerebral, very hush hush." Wife: <.< ... "then why do they let your short bus butt hang around?"
“One goes through these dismal patches, now and again,” she continued grimly. “War. Economic disaster. Bestial stupidity on the part of one’s fellow creatures. Impertinent little men charging eight crowns for a week-old sardine. One learns to endure with grace.” --Kage Baker
19 years ago today (to the hour), I was getting home late (for a school night) from a terrible spoken word (or slam poetry) thing, where a guy named Kyle (who had a crush on me) read/performed while smoking and wearing a motorcycle(?) helmet. The phone rang as I walked in the door, and it was my best friend calling to say she'd just given birth.
Here's an opportunity for someone to teach me some BizRef skillz. Patron wants to know if ownership of Goodyear is mostly American. I've looked at freebie reports from Hoovers, and at the Annual Report. What should I be looking for, and where? Is this information widely available?
Paper of drudgery saved by realization that terms of assignment do not require example of effective leader to be someone who held a formal business/organizational position. Ralph Waldo Emerson elevated from argument to instance. Quoting Louisa May Alcott. WAY MORE FUN THAN TALKING ABOUT STEVE JOBS.
A patron who has been coming in for 8+ months looking for work, just came in and said he finally found full time work with benefits, in the field he trained for, and thanked me for my support and advice. So very happy for him, and grateful for the reminder of why I do this.
I understand that some of you lovely people were responsible for contributing to a gift for my daughter at college. She was quite surprised and pleased, and sends her thanks (as does her mama, who thinks you are awesome.)