"He instinctively can find the shining greatness of our American culture and does a good job of highlighting it (although he also does have those rare lapses when he writes about hockey, but that is something caused by impurities in the Eastern waters or something)." Erik Keilholtz
Under the patronage of St. Tammany
Mark C. N. Sullivan is an editor at a Massachusetts university. He is married and the father of three children. Email
"What's funny? How do I know? Can you analyze it? Can anybody? All I know is how to make people laugh." Stan Laurel
"Ask Stan." Oliver Hardy
See a tribute to a wonderful if widely forgotten holiday classic, Laurel & Hardy's Babes in Toyland, or March of the Wooden Soldiers, with an accompanying essay, "Revisiting Silas Barnaby;" plus a noteworthy site compiled by a pair of self-described freelance Laurel and Hardy fans.