I forgot to mention that, while in Seattle, I had a chance to check out the new library. It’s really a great space you should see if you’re in town – it’s modern and very funky without being overpowering or distracting, and it’s gorgeous.
In a ridiculous move, the City of Somerville is considering divesting its holdings in companies that do business with Israel. Thankfully, the mayor opposes this legislation and there seems to be a fair amount of public opposition, too. Do they have nothing better to do?