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The Vine: October 18, 2013
October 18, 2013 – 1:18 PM | 6 Comments
The Vine: October 18, 2013

I'm trying to track down a couple books I read in seventh grade, and I was hoping you and the readers could help.

The Vine: October 11, 2013
October 11, 2013 – 1:09 PM | 3 Comments
The Vine: October 11, 2013

I came across a brief mention of a NY no-man's-land, The Hole, on the internet and found it fascinating.

The Vine: October 4, 2013
October 4, 2013 – 1:03 PM | 25 Comments
The Vine: October 4, 2013

Hello! I am looking for socks.

The Vine: September 27, 2013
September 27, 2013 – 8:44 AM | 35 Comments
The Vine: September 27, 2013

I am someone who never was really exposed to classical music, or any kind of musical theory, growing up.

The Vine: September 20, 2013
September 20, 2013 – 12:41 PM | 7 Comments
The Vine: September 20, 2013

I have a head-scratcher for the Nation — fairly recent, but it’s driving me positively BUGGY that I can’t remember the title.

The Vine: August 23, 2013
August 23, 2013 – 1:46 PM | 57 Comments
The Vine: August 23, 2013

I'm a fifth-grade teacher seeking some inspiration.

The Vine: August 16, 2013
August 16, 2013 – 3:24 PM | 12 Comments
The Vine: August 16, 2013

 
I'm on a quest to track down a book that my mom read as a teen, but can't remember the title of and thus has never been able to find again.

The Vine: August 9, 2013
August 9, 2013 – 3:08 PM | 8 Comments
The Vine: August 9, 2013

I'm looking for a specific episode of a syndicated TV show (of the low-budget Canadian-produced variety) in the supernatural detective genre.

The Vine: August 2, 2013
August 2, 2013 – 2:00 PM | 6 Comments
The Vine: August 2, 2013

So I read this book at least four times as a kid, but I can't remember the title or even the characters' names; it's a middle-reader book that takes place in America, sometime during World …

The Vine: July 26, 2013
July 26, 2013 – 12:40 PM | 7 Comments
The Vine: July 26, 2013

Okay, so someone out there has to know this book. Back in the '70s (I would say mid-to-late '70s) a photographer decided to "embed" himself in a high school class for a year and document …