Nabokov Was Right About Butterflies: In his side gig as a butterfly expert, Nabokov put forth a then-unlikely hypothesis about the evolution of a certain kind of butterfly. Turns of he was right. From the NYT.
Happy Birthday iPad!: It’s been a year since Steve Jobs first unveiled the iPad. Pocket-Lint runs down this baby’s year of milestones.
Editor Sued for Running Negative Book Review: We’ll let Moby Lives explain.
Bookstore Openings and Closings:
A New Comic Store in Staunton VA is opening! From the News Leader.
Ben Franklin bookstore in Worcester, Mass is closing after 46 years. From the Telegram.
And A Small Town Bookstore in Estonia. “Operating a bookstore in the town of about 20,000 has always been an idealistic venture,” said the co-owner. From ERR.