discoveries on the palatine hill

Rome’s Palatine Hill shows new treasures – Yahoo! News. of course, i am hugely interested in anything to do with ancient rome. great timing on this with the current run of the phenomenal hbo series.

Great writers, great cocktails

Here’s a little post holiday cheer, plucked from NPR’s preholiday coverage: great american writers and their cocktails. usually, I give NPRa great deal of credit for fact-checking and editorial cred, but i have to take issue with Hemingway being linked to the mojito though, since he was a well-known diabetic and couldn’t drink anything with […]