Daily Archives: July 19, 2017

Ben Jonson’s “The Alchemist”: A Retelling — Act 2, Scene 1

— 2.1 — Sir Epicure Mammon and Pertinax Surly were talking together in a room in Lovewit’s house. Sir Epicure Mammon said, “Come on, sir. Now, you set your foot on shore in Novo Orbe, the rich New World. This … Continue reading

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Dutch championship walking bikes: To finish first … or … (YouTube)

Dutch championship walking bikes: To finish first … or … (YouTube) “Or maybe not. Don’t celebrate until the finish line is crossed. Considering how much the average two-year-old cares about winning, he’s probably avoiding the finish line because he doesn’t … Continue reading

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