Almost everyone, around their 18th birthday, wavers between "support me! I'm a child!" and "I'm an adult! I can do what I want!" attitudes. Though probably not many have done so in such a spectacular fashion. On reflection, maybe taking out student loans or getting a job would have been easier. » 7/25/14 10:18am Yesterday 10:18am

A few chapters into Heinlein's The Cat Who Walks Through Walls. So far, it's a Nick and Nora, or Tommy and Tuppence murder mystery. Ordinarily this is one of my favourite things, but Gwen and Campbell are not as adorable, nor their dialogue as snappy as the author seems to think. It's starting to pick up, and maybe… » 7/21/14 8:05am Monday 8:05am