"In 1879, it was described as 'a handsome modern erection' that had 'clayey loam' soil on which you could grow a mean wheat, barley, and turnip crops."
Quite an upgrade from his current digs, where he is being denied access to news (other than one jail-approved newspaper) and computer access.
Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.