June 27, 2017

The IM Saturday Brunch: June 24, 2017

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” It is the first weekend of summer, and what fun I’m having here in . . . rainy Indiana. Groan! Oh, […]

The IM Saturday Brunch: 6/17/2017 — Grill Daddy Edition

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” GRILL DADDY WANTED Good morning. I’m Steve Inskeep. Some men are searching for a dad. They’re in their 20s, live […]

The IM Saturday Brunch: 6/10/17 – Cincinnati Edition

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” Photo by Ted at Flickr. Creative Commons License • • • We’re hosting the Brunch from Cincinnati this weekend, where […]

The IM Saturday Brunch, June 3, 2017

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” A new survey by the Pew Research Center of 18 Eastern and Central European countries, including Russia, has revealed a […]

The IM Saturday Brunch: Memorial Day 2017 Edition

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” THE HISTORY OF MEMORIAL DAY IN THE U.S. From PBS.org Originally called Decoration Day, from the early tradition of decorating […]

The IM Saturday Brunch – May 20, 2017

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” • • • UNDERSTATEMENT OF THE WEEK “I think it would be helpful to have less drama emanating from the […]

The IM Saturday Brunch: For Mom, Of Course!

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” Mother’s Day and brunch — they just belong together, don’t they? Well, our gastronomic and consumeristic observances of the holiday today […]

Saturday Brunch, April 29, 2017

Hello, friends, and welcome to the weekend! Ready for some brunch? It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” Maybe we’ll skip the hash browns for this one. At least three brands of […]

The Internet Monk Saturday Brunch: 4/22/17 – Open Table Edition

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.”  The Internet Monk Saturday Brunch – Open Table Edition This has been an extraordinarily demanding week, filled with a variety […]

The Internet Monk Saturday Brunch: 4/8/17

THE INTERNET MONK SATURDAY BRUNCH ”It is talk-compelling. It puts you in a good temper, it makes you satisfied with yourself and your fellow beings, it sweeps away the worries and cobwebs of the week.” Michael Spencer loved to laugh. In honor of the 7th anniversary of his death this week, I thought we’d start […]