Month: July 2011

Marriage: yours, mine, and theirs

On CNN’s “State of the Union” this morning, Candy Crowley pressed GOP presidential candidate Tim Pawlenty on the issue of same-sex marriage. She was polite and respectful, but insistent. The governor was equally pleasant, but utterly unconvincing. Crowley asked several… Read More ›

Four minutes of magic

I found this video mesmerizing. Art, movement, music (“Man in Motion,” an old favorite of mine). At the SVC Entrepreneur Award presentation in Zurich, artist Jean-Pierre Blanchard paints a portrait of Roger Federer in just 4 minutes. The painting is… Read More ›

A whale of a tale

I generally don’t like to post videos, primarily because when I come across them on someone else’s blog, my usual reaction is something along the lines of “Aw, don’t make me sit through that and listen to the whole thing…. Read More ›