Ben Franklin did everything Jul 31 2009
Maira Kalman posts another one of her wonderful illustrated stories, this time about Ben Franklin and the nature of invention.
I don't think he was ever bored. He saw a dirty street and created a sanitation department. He saw a house on fire and created a fire department. He saw sick people and founded a hospital. He started our first lending library. He saw people needing an education and founded a university.