Word of the Day: Nodus Tollens
1) the realization that the plot of your life doesn’t make sense to you anymore—that although you thought you were following the arc of the story, you keep finding yourself immersed in passages you don’t understand, that don’t even seem to belong in the same genre—which requires you to go back and reread the chapters you had originally skimmed to get to the good parts, only to learn that all along you were supposed to choose your own adventure.
Fun Fact of the Day: Playing the accordion is not easy. You have to expand or compress the bellows. At the same time, you have to press the keys or buttons.
On this Day in History in 1858: Donati’s comet becomes 1st to be photographed.