Archive | June 30, 2011

Marriage Equality Act : New York State

The text of the Marriage Equality Act, which makes same sex marriage legal in New York State, is found here.


Lilian Jackson Braun Obituary offers its obituary for the famous and beloved mystery writer who died on June 4, 2011, at the age of 97.


E-Reader Ownership Doubles in Six Months

“The share of adults in the United States who own an e-book reader doubled to 12% in May, 2011 from 6% in November 2010. E-readers, such as a Kindle or Nook, are portable devices designed to allow readers to download and read books and periodicals. This is the first time since the Pew Internet Project began measuring e-reader use in April 2009 that ownership of this device has reached double digits among U.S. adults.”–From the website.