Things that made me laugh today, and some that have intrigued me.
Monday, January 9, 2017
Joan of Arc
I t’s been almost 600 years since the trial and execution of Joan of Arc, and her memory hasn’t faded. From novels, plays and movies to scholarly books and endless theories about how she heard the voices that led her to lead an army, her story has been regularly re-explored by generations in France and elsewhere. Joan of Arc got more done in a year than most military generals—heck, most people—do in a lifetime. Read more