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Angerful subject

Has anyone ever tried to explain to you that while you can be “healthy,” your food cannot? The argument goes that the word “healthful” pertains to things that bring you health, and “healthy” can only be used to describe entities capable of experiencing health. This is considered a matter of grammatical importance, presumably by the sorts of … Continue reading »

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Caught in the act

In my usual game of “follow that link” that I play when I get online, I stumbled across a Slate article that caught my attention right away. The article was about Reinier Gerritsen‘s new photographic exhibit at the Julie Saul Gallery in New York City titled “The Last Book.”  The exhibit is comprised of candid … Continue reading »