Stephen Colbert’s First ‘Late Show’ Almost Didn’t Make It on Air

What I am reading: Photo George Clooney was Mr. Colbert’s first celebrity interview on the show., Stephen Colbert’s First ‘Late Show’ Almost Didn’t Make It on Air, http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/09/10/stephen-colbert-story-first-night-problem/, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Can Pope Francis Really Change the Church?

What I am reading: When you walk in the back entrance to Vatican City, you quickly realize what a small world the center of the Catholic Church is. The hundred-and-nine-acre…, Can Pope Francis Really Change the Church?, http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2015/09/14/holy-orders-letter-from-the-vatican-alexander-stille, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Pope Calls on All of Europe’s Catholics to House Refugees – NYTimes.com

What I am reading: VIENNA — Pope Francis added his voice Sunday to those of politicians and legions of volunteers welcoming refugees to Europe, calling on all Roman Catholics —…, Pope Calls on All of Europe’s Catholics to House Refugees – NYTimes.com, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/07/world/europe/pope-calls-on-europeans-to-house-refugees.html?nytmobile=0, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

The Sounds of Rain

What I am reading: When I woke up in the middle of the night that joined Monday to Tuesday, I only had a few hours left to sleep, but didn’t. The rain was back! My body was tired…, The Sounds of Rain, http://www.theawl.com/2015/01/the-sound-of-rain, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Review: In ‘Make Me,’ Lee Child Adds Another Layer to Jack Reacher

What I am reading: “Grain, meet the railroad” Jack Reacher tells himself, after he’s picked the latest sinister little Nowheresville in which to spend a book’s length of time. He…, Review: In ‘Make Me,’ Lee Child Adds Another Layer to Jack Reacher, http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/01/books/review-in-make-me-lee-child-adds-another-layer-to-jack-reacher.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,