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Action Hero update

daringsuperlib

Holy image replacement! Sadly, the response to my TL action hero meme has been a bit underwhelming.  Nevertheless, it inspired my good buddy Daring Library, Gwyneth Jones to create this prototype–Super Daring Librarian.  Fierce, no?  Love it, Gwyneth, especially those fabulous pearls (of wisdom?). I also discovered that NJ already had its own Super Librarian [...]

Meme: Designing the new action figure

nancypearl

I know the Nancy Pearl Library Action Figure is meant to be tongue in cheek.  I have three in my office–representing both the deluxe and basic variety. I absolutely admire Nancy and her work, but after years of watching visitors try her amazing push-button shushing action, the joke’s worn thin. I know that the folks [...]