March 18, 2011

from the archives: April 10, 2008

1979: Annus Mirabilis:

That does it. This is it. 1979 marked some kind of something, the likes of which we may never again witness.

Published in 1979: India’s brilliant How to Care for a Guinea Pig.

I can never get enough of this.


  1. Sheila Ryan on March 18th, 2011 at 11:59 am

    You should not feel afraid if your pet has four nails on the front feet and three in the back. This is perfectly normal.

  2. Carole Corlew on March 18th, 2011 at 10:19 pm

    This is so excellent. “Little lani.” Mr. B. wrote little books like that. His generally began, “It was a very dark day and a monter (sic) was destroying the Earth.”

    Sorry re my chattiness. A few warm days and my typing fingers thaw out and take off.