Monthly Archives: January 2014

So Long, Pete, It’s Been Good to Know Yuh!

Photo: Anthony Pepitone Pete Seeger (May 3, 1919-January 27, 2014) The indomitable Pete Seeger died yesterday at age 94.  In his memory, we present a two-diagram puzzle whose answer is something Pete said to his biographer about the power of … Continue reading

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George Orwell: Not Facing Up

Photo:  www.theguardian.com George Orwell (1903-1950) The British novelist and journalist died on this date in 1950.  The answer to the two-diagram puzzle below is something he said about the nature of international conflict. (Note:  Diagram A involves a “wraparound” or … Continue reading

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Katie Couric: Venturing

Photo: womenshistory.about.com                   Katie Couric (1957-    ) Today is the 57th birthday of Katie Couric.  Today’s puzzle features some advice that the American journalist has offered.  

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