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Michael LIpsey on epigrams in history, art and literature.

Sep.18.2010

Michael Lipsey will speak on epigrams in history, art and literature. There will also be a display of epigrams in art.

Michael's Latest Blogs

Nov.27.2013 - 10:10 pm
  Yesterday having an almost two hour wait on a gurney because of another patient’s misfortunes in the operating room, with the IV flowing, monitors stuck all over me, the...
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Feb.04.2013 - 4:01 pm
  Around 1969 I was working as a set designer and Jim Morrison of the Doors came to see the show. He invited half a dozen of us to come to the San Francisco Film Festival...
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Dec.21.2012 - 2:37 pm
Now that the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are winding down the blather of the pundits explaining how we got into this pointless mess is ramping up. The best answer, as in many...
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Dec.18.2012 - 11:29 pm
  In the fifties my dad finally finished medical school, his internship and residency, and began making money as a radiologist, after a major career setback called The Great...
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Comments from Michael

Jun.07.2012 - 12:58 pm
In response to: Literary Love? Rushdie's Myth
He is quite a talented writer. I'm not much of a fan of fantastic fiction, but he is a tremendous storyteller and...
May.30.2012 - 4:38 pm
In response to: Heads you win
This reminds me of the 1940's jazz song, "Beat Me Daddy, Eight To The Bar." 
Apr.29.2012 - 11:54 pm
In response to: Shading the Vagina
The thing that makes products like this a gyp is that if lovemaking is going well, if there is attraction, affection,...
Dec.30.2011 - 4:36 pm
In response to: Why Can't Science Let Us Be?
Foot fetishism is a cultural constant. Chinese foot binding took it farther than Western spikes. In porn a naked woman...
Nov.23.2011 - 11:55 am
In response to: Your turkey's a Muslim
It gets worse. Tens of thousands of American food products are certified Jewish kosher by rabbinical authorities. There...

Published Reviews

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Sep.08.2008
Published by RebeccasReads
“If you enjoy seeing things from a different angle, then this is the book for you.” As soon as I reached this line on the back cover of “I Thought So: A Book of Epigrams”, I...