Tom Hanks

The Week: August 9, 2013

This weekend I’m headed to the north woods of Minnesota for a few days filled with old friends, sunshine and some much needed time unplugged from the Internet. That being said here are a few…

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Bouquets of Sharpened Pencils

A wise man – obviously Tom Hanks – once said (more specifically, in “You’ve Got Mail”), “I would send you bouquets of newly sharpened pencils if only I knew your name and address.” And although I am not Meg Ryan and it is not New York in the fall, there is a certain appeal to Mr. Hank’s proposal. Simply? I love school supply shopping…