Blog archives for March, 2013

Archive for March, 2013

Habemus Papam

Saturday, March 30th, 2013

This is not, as the title suggest something about the new pope, as interesting is that news is with highly unusual retirement/resignation of Ratzinger. It is, however, equally interesting that I became aware of this movie at about the same time that people were crowding into Saint Peter’s square at the Vatican anxiously looking at […]

The thigh bone’s connected to the hip bone …

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

Now that’s a strange title for a post you might say. It’s a line from an old folksong. What does that have to do with anything. Well, recently I had an opportunity to learn a bunch of new italian words through direct experience. You see I was walking along, ironically enough going to the gym, […]

Funghi Project #1

Thursday, March 7th, 2013

One one of my posts long ago I professed love for a supermarket (really super) not far from where I live: Berkeley Bowl. Part of it’s spectacular array of produce is a mushroom section with more varieties than I have ever seen. So I finally decided that I really must sample some of the mushrooms. […]