Wintery Dreams: Pond Hockey

I’ve been hearing about the film Pond Hockey on and off for the past couple months and finally watched the trailer today. The documentary looks amazing and I’m putting the DVD on my Christmas list. I’ve only played outside a few times in my hockey...

Friday Geek Out: Moulin Rouge!

Moulin Rouge! is one of my all-time top films. How could it not be: singing, dancing, sweeping love story and Ewan McGregor. I was excited enough by this June 2001 film that I made sure we saw it the first time at New York’s Ziegfeld Theater, which a huge,...

Keith Haring “Figure With Heart” Balloon

One of the new balloons in this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was Keith Haring’s “Figure With Heart,” based on Haring’s 1987 ink on paper drawing “Untitled (Figure with Heart).” Haring would have been 50 this...

About Header #13

Header #13 was shot on September 30, 2008 from the window of our apartment. This looks north at the World Financial Center (tower 4), the mercantile market and a corner of one of the Gateway Plaza buildings. The entire photo is...

DWTS Season 7, Week 10: The Finale

Three couples gave it their all to take home the mirror ball trophy in the finals of Dancing with the Stars season 7. In the Samba Smackdown that opened Monday’s show, Brooke and Derek stumbled a bit in my view. Brooke looked a bit stiff and unsure. The judges...