Mischief Theatre's Chris Bean offers Mothers Day tips.

Mischief Theatre's Chris Bean offers Mothers Day tips.

This hurts. If you know what a CD is.
April 5, 2017

According to the New York Times, sales of e-books have cooled off.

fbtu23cov-thumbAccording to the New York Times, sales of e-books have cooled off.  The dazzling arrival of e-books has cooled into the practical, mundane reality of reading. It's not that people have turned against e-books, but they're concentrating on the book, and not differentiating on the platform.

Something similar is happening with phones; while adults and teens are addicted to tiny screens, younger kids are less interested. In part, this is the natural urge to be different from the oldsters; but it's also a lack of tech adoration. These devices are a normal, mundane part of their lives, not magic.

Souvenirs are memories we haven't trashed yet.

The Pope is coming to Philadelphia.

papal softIf you see him, say hello. Or talk to this odd little guy. They're not souvenirs; well, I guess they're souvenirs.

Or just visit the gift store.