Tuesday, June 21, 2011


I was listening to "Bolero" (because my lack of knowledge of classical music is embarrassing) and my mom walked in the room and said, "Oh every time I hear this song I think of Torvill and Dean!" "What?" We watched it together and it gave me chills. My mom says that this is reputed to be the best pairs skating performance ever.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Question: Why must we shut off our electronics on flights?

I've just returned to St. Louis from travelling for 4 months. I have taken 12 plane journeys in those 4 months. Each time, as expected, I have been sternly reproved for having my Kindle out. Why?