"It is an absolute human certainty that no one can know his own beauty or perceive a sense of his own worth until it has been reflected back to him in the mirror of another loving, caring human being."
--John Joseph Powell
Did You Know . . .?
A 40,000-year-old sculpture of a lion man is the earliest known evidence of humans evolving a mind capable of imagination.
WORD FOR TODAY
1. a series of interconnected events, concepts, etc.
2. the act of linking together or the state of being joined.
(born 18 June 1942)
Paul McCartney is an English musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. With John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame as a member of the Beatles, widely regarded as one of the most popular and influential acts in the history of rock music.
(born 18 June 1952)
Isabella Rossellini is an Italian actress, filmmaker, author, philanthropist, and model. Rossellini is noted for her 14-year tenure as a Lancome model, and for her roles in films such as Blue Velvet and Death Becomes Her.
(June 18, 1942 - April 4, 2013)
Roger Ebert was an American film critic, journalist and screenwriter. He was a film critic for the Chicago Sun-Times from 1967 until his death in 2013.
(born June 18, 1952)
Carol Kane is an American stage, screen, and television actress. She became known in the 1970s in films such as Hester Street and Annie Hall. She appeared on the television series Taxi in the early 1980s, as the wife of Latka, the character played by Andy Kaufman. She has played the character of Madame Morrible in the musical Wicked, both in regional productions and on Broadway from 2005 to 2014.
"Nothing brings you together like a common enemy."
--David Foster Wallace, Infinite Jest