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Are you independent? By the Stereotypical Librarian - Since we just celebrated Independence Day it made me wonder just how independent we really are. Are you free from influence, persuasion, or bias while relying only on your own abilities and judgment? If you said YES, then good for you but stop reading now because I’m only talking to the folks who said NO.
Underdog, or am I just being catty? by the Stereotypical Librarian - A new scientific study found dogs have twice as many neurons in their brains as cats have in theirs. The human scientists who also display a large number of neurons in their brains concluded this must mean dogs are definitely twice as smart as cats. My cats heard this report on the news and just
Ahoy! by the Stereotypical Librarian - Get that book out of dry dock. It is time to get back into the waves of fun that reading in the summer provides. Play along with me, as I give you clues and you try to guess the title of the book. Clue 1: First published as a serial in the magazine Young Folks
STEREOTYPES by the Stereotypical Librarian - When we first began blogging several years ago we all got to kick around some ideas for how we wanted our blogs to look and the names we wanted to use on line. As all my choices proved to be technically impossible, including putting a trench coat on and a bag over my head and
If the world is winning… then what? by The Stereotypical Librarian - I have to agree with these words from William Wordsworth, “The world is too much with us; late and soon, Getting and spending, we lay waste our powers; Little we see in Nature that is ours; We have given our hearts away, a sordid boon!”. Because the world is too much with us we are