Sunday, November 23, 2008

Plus ca Change

CJ Gunther for The New York Times
The operators of the Out of Town News, which opened in 1955, say the business is no longer profitable and they will leave when their lease expires.

Another institution of my youth goes under:

Boston Globe: Out of Town News, Harvard Square landmark, may close

NYTimes: A New Sign of Change at the Gates of Harvard

Road Trip

Telegraph (uk):
Decades of burying rubbish underground in Naples has created an astonishing network of underground stalactites made entirely of trash

Heading to Virginia to visit my sister for Thanksgiving; posting will be light or nonexistent for the next week.