- I don't know that I'm cheering on any particular country, but I am cheering on a particular athlete. Shawn Johnson is from West Des Moines, just down the road from where I grew up.
- I loved the movable type dance in the opening ceremonies! Talk about an accessible way to communicate aspects of history of technology!
- I've been thinking about Toronto a lot this week. The Olympics aren't there and they could have been. Toronto bid for these games. I went down to Union Station for the proto-celebration when the decision was made back in 2001, big screen, balloons, magnets. As parties go, it was a bit of a hollow one since the city didn't get the games. I still have the magnets though.
I went to my first immersive theatre performance on Friday, a combination of trusting the parameters of something based on The Tempest and…
We had tickets today to go see the Nutcracker, the English National Ballet at the London Coliseum. Back in December, in preparation, we checked out…
Yesterday, walking down Euston Road, I was surprised to see a man juggling fire, even though it was morning. I'm not sure why fire-juggling does not…