Critical Linking: March 17th, 2015

Here a few of my favorite parenting-centric Calvin and Hobbes strips, along with a few of the lessons they’ve helped me to remember since I’ve found myself holding down the “Dad” office.

As these three parenting tips from Calvin and Hobbes show, the comic might just be the I Ching of childhood.


A Novel
By Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor
Coming October 2015 in Hardcover, eBook, CD and Digital Audio

Nightvale fans are passionate, and I am curious to see how well this does.


Children in Scotland could be issued with library cards from birth under a new scheme discussed in a parliamentary debate, according to the Sunday Times. During a debate on the importance of libraries, culture minister Fiona Hyslop said 30 local authorities have already voiced their support for the scheme.

I can’t think of any reasonable argument against this.


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