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    Friday, March 31, 2006

    Weekend Homework


    1. Hungry? zp teaches cheap and easy scones! Yummy!

    2. Rian Johnson's high school take on Dashiell Hammett, Brick, is getting surprisingly good reviews. Regardless, it's a high school take on Dashiell Hammett, people. Dunno if it's playing everywhere, or just NY. And it'll keep you from seeing this Basic Instinct 2 crap just because it's "bisexual" - be strong.

    3. Subscribe yourself to The Academy of American Poets' Poem-a-Day email here. But, if you don't, don't worry - EL's got you on the poems for National Poetry Month! My Amusement Park will be celebrating all month long!

    4. Sarah Waters's new book, The Night Watch is in stores. Buy it, or stroke it on the shelf if you're waiting for library or paperback.

    New Yorkers:

    5. Besides being National Poetry Month, it's also Jazz Appreciation Month! Jazz at Lincoln Center and XM Radio offer a day of free jazz at Lincoln Center- and it's family friendly. More info here.

    2 Comments:

    Blogger zp said...

    I decided to learn to make something like this when a friend of mine, who hosted all day champagne brunches, served a plate of biscuits and cheese and the cheese sat out all day and tasted SO GOOD with the biscuits.

    Her boyfriend, though never having been to Europe, made the best spanish omlette I've ever had. And Prudence totally struck out and I favor school uniforms.

    11:16 AM  
    Blogger EL said...

    All day champagne brunches- both wonderful and dangerous. I think I need one of those right about now.

    11:51 AM  

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