Vancouver Winter Olympics, Schmancouver Schminter Schmolympics; we got 'yer mountains majesty right here in the back parking lot. You could curl on some of the glassy-smooth frozen puddles next to my car... and I got the stones right here, sweetheart!
...did kids ever find images like this to be anything other than terrifying? Maybe this was the sort of thing that steeled them for two wars and a depression. The Greatest Generation was made of different stuff, that's for sure.
Up at five AM, airport at six, Laguardia at eleven, Hudson Hotel at noon, Javitz at one, set up the booth until five, off to Home Depot (yes, they have a huge one at 23rd and 6th Ave. in Manhattan) for supplies which I haul back to the hotel, fall onto the bed and into a nap almost immediately, and wake up now, at eight PM. I'm in New York City... now time to go back out into it! Yipee!