I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
October 29, 2011
October 29: James Boswell Born, 1740
He's best known as the celebrated biographer of Samuel Johnson, but James Boswell was a man with a few quirks.