Getting books from NYPL

As if I didn’t have enough books on my shelves that I need to read (and read soon too), I picked up some new books from the library today. The New York Public Library allows you to access their entire catalog (which includes millions of books) online and select the items that you’d like to…

Go Ahead, Make My Day

I wasn’t a big fan of the movie myself but when I was much younger, it seemed like everyone around me watched a film called Sudden Impact starring Clint Eastwood. The most famous scene in the movie is where Eastwood’s character, Harry, stops a robbery in progress and has one of  the criminals cornered, his gun trained on him. The robber is shielding himself with a…