The viral video of Dr. Robert Kelly talking with the BBC about the impeachment of the South Korean leader, while in the background his 4 year old daughter comes waltzing into the room, followed by her brother in a rolling walker, is so incredibly delightful to watch, it has been played close to 23 million times. Continue reading

Leading by Thesaurus

The man is not wholly evil – he has a thesaurus in his cabin.

This quote is from J.M. Barrie’s “Peter Pan,” referring to Captain Hook. It is also the opening quote in Jen Bryant and Melissa Sweet’s multi-award winning book, “The Right Word: Roget and His Thesaurus.” Peter Mark Roget (pronounced “Roh-Zhay”), best known for publishing, “Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases” in 1852, is the subject of Bryant and Sweet’s book.

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