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Daily Archives: February 14th, 2013

Latin Lives On

  A GRATEFUL READER writes: A classical education is of enduring value. Here is an advertisement that I just received from Memoria Press: How knowing Latin helped one reporter get the scoop of the century You never know when a classical education will come in handy. Giovanna Chirri, the Vatican reporter for ANSA, the leading news […]

Backyard Chickens in the Suburbs

  PAULA BLANCHARD writes: I was raised on a family farm and have a childhood of experience raising chickens, geese and ducks (among other animals).  At our last home in the country I had a flock of 20 chickens, which provided eggs and garden fertilizer, reduced the bug and worm population, provided dinner to a […]