Things I learned on the way to something else--May

Things I learned on the way to something else--May edition

Just a few scattered pieces of information I glommed onto while browsing through the likes of VANITY FAIR, NEW YORKER, NEWSWEEK, TIME, ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY. a couple of  garden equipment catalogues and a church bulletin or two.

* SCORPION which premieres this Fall on CBS will mark the first time since 1948 that a sitcom hasn't appeared Monday Nights at 8 Central on the Tiffany Network. (TV GUIDE)

* It takes roughly 8 times longer to move oil through pipelines than it does shipping it via rail. (TIME )

*  "Let us put our minds together and see what life we can make for our children-" Sitting Bull  ( posted on the wall in Hibbard Hall at UW Eau Claire )

*  Kenneth Feld, CEO of  Feld Entertainment, producer of Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey Circus and Disney on Ice, runs 3 to 5 miles a day and reads 4 to 5 papers a day (FORTUNE)