The grand Mafra Palace Library, in Mafra, Portugal
” These stunning photographs illustrate the world’s greatest libraries built long before Kindles and iPads existed.
The incredible images document spectacular literary institutions from around the globe, dating from modern times right back to the 15th century.
British academic Dr James Campbell visited more than 80 libraries in 20 countries for his new book The Library, the first complete history of library buildings ever to be written.”
Here is one more sample . Go see the rest at the Daily Mail.
George Peabody Library, Baltimore
“Already the No. 2 grossing documentary of the year, “2016: Obama’s America” expands nationwide this weekend.”
“It’s already the No. 12 political documentary of all time — a market that Michael Moore has cornered — as well as the No. 2 conservative
documentary after Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed ($7.7 million).”
Be afraid , be very afraid
” “If you think you’ve seen America
radicalized and Alinskyized over the last four years, you ain’t seen nothin’ yet,” said Farah. “This is the only book this year that isn’t about Obama’s past performance, which we all know from first-hand experience. This is about what he will do if given the chance of a
second term – based on the words and plans of those policymakers closest to him.” “