Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Pop Quiz

Who opened the first cinema in Ireland?


  1. I really wanted to answer, "They have cinemas in Ireland?" But, it's a bit of an inside joke.

    An American friend of my family visits Spain one day and he and my uncle go out to get something to eat. My uncle goes to an ATM machine and the friend, completely serious, goes, "They have ATMs in this country?"

    I mean, Spain was pretty much a developing nation until the mid-80s, but still...

  2. Was it grand-da Callahan?


Current review queue

Pearce: British Journal for the History of Philosophy Deneen: The American Conservative Chao-Reiss: Computing Reviews