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Sunday, 3/14/21

Yesterday Yo Yo Ma and Don got their second vaccine shot. His 15 minute observation period was more productive. Watch

Thursday, 3/11/21

Californix? …How about more focus on basic literacy?

Wednesday, 3/10/21

How Do You Weigh a Hummingbird? …The bumblebee hummingbirds in Mexico are smaller at 2.2 g

People who BS are more likely to fall for BS. …Like you and Don when we talk/argue politics?

Tuesday, 3/9/21

Burpees! …The post includes the following: “Most people can do about 20 burpees in a minute.” Well, Don can’t, and I’m guessing you can’t either. Not a good sign for either of us.

Monday, 3/8/21

Check out the new Hayward Field. …Per The Wall Street Journal, the the official cost of the renovation: $270,047,937. Most of it thanks to (Uncle) Phil Knight. …BTW, Don recommends subscribing to the WSJ. Maybe the best newspaper around, fair to all sides. It’s pricey, but watch for the special deals. I’m on one at $4 a month, good for one year. Cancel anytime.

Sunday, 3/7/21

Bach’s best

Bocelli/daugther sing Hallelujah

Saturday, 3/6/21

Gogol would not do well in the modern world, which demands that artists be great people …He’d have been canceled a hundred times over, and died covered in Twitter trolls instead of leeches. …Read

Friday, 3/5/21

Smartphones are stupid

Thursday, 3/4/21

Powerful Oregon Featuring Milers Galore …Pre’s best: 3:58.6 indoor and 3;54.6 outdoor.

Wednesday, 3/3/21

Pete Julian (replaced Salazar at Nike): On the recent, crazy-fast times