From E to Ezod, which completes volume 3 of the OED.
From D to Dziggetai, which is a species of equine quadruped native to Central Asia.
Here’s a nice one from the Library of Congress collection:
First up is a collection of links for my various monomanias.
Sean Powers, a new guy at our local public radio station WILL, has been digging through the station archives and posting all sorts of cool things to their facebook page. That’s where I found Ebert’s interview of Clarke. (No, I don’t support WILL – every time some excellence in their local broadcasting tempts me to give them money, I’m also ticked off by some partisan nonsense from the national folks at NPR.)