illuminate history

Curiosity: forget “Cherchez la femme” (Look for the woman.) “Cherchez l’histoire.” (Look for the story.)

Raptures of the Shallows

“Andiamo al dunque” means “get to the point!” in Italian. The word-for-word translation is more incisive: “andiamo” means “let’s go,” “al” means “to the,” “dunque” means “therefore”: “let’s go to … Continue reading

March 16, 2012 · 1 Comment