At the Ref Desk (4/25/17): Someone calls but when I pick up the phone all I get is background noise -- people talking, etc. Did he or she just sit on their smartphone and dial out accidentally? Interesting jumping off point for a work of fiction... [more...]

Slightly Less Than Mature Reaction to Inclement Weather in Chicago

Submitted by Leo Klein on Fri, 12/1/06 (3:37pm)

Yippie! It's Snowing!!! (For more shots, check out the Flickr feed...)

About to throw the first snowball of the season

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