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Fedor Manin
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This is the place: http://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2011/02/04/the_house_that_math_built.html

It is not that impressive from the street, though.
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James Stewart's house
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Coming to Canada
Having recently moved to Canada, I want to share two poems written by visitors from centuries past. The first was  published in 1878 by the English satirist Samuel Butler , who is not to be confused with several other Samuel Butlers.  It is called A Psalm o...

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Piscine nocturnal ethnomusicology
Once when she was little, my friend Tatjana dreamt about fishes.  They were beguiling and menacing and they sang a song: Wir sind die Fische, Wir mögen auch beißen... We are the fishes, We can bite, too! For a Fisches Nachtgesang , however, this was both pr...

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The Donets Basin is not waiting for salvation from Russian tanks
I've been happy to find some more good reporting on the human angle in Ukraine.  It comes from Dmitry Galko, a journalist working for the independent Belarusian-language weekly Новы час .  (It can't be easy being an independent journalist in Belarus!)  I ca...

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I didn't know you could fail this badly at French, clothing company.
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Neo-Pierce to house a LEGO mini-Pierce

The U of C is tearing down one of its dorms and building a new one in its place.  But this new dorm is going to have a LEGO model of the old one in it.

You can't see it, but there's actually a tiny diorama of a pre-urban renewal commercial strip in the model's lobby.
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