Why Am I Cold All the Time?

I like winter. (Caveat: I’m talking about Texas winter, which is defined by sustained temperatures in the upper 30s and a lack of icy precipitation. Everybody in Boston can roll their eyes right now.) My marathon PR was set on a cold and windy day when all the Kenyans dropped out due to unfavorable conditions; I… Continue reading Why Am I Cold All the Time?

The News: A Little of This, a Little of That

These news items just beg for a bit of commentary. Edible coffee cups are hitting the market and Kentucky Fried Chicken, of all places, is putting them out with their Seattle’s Best Coffee service. According to Stephanie Strom’s NYT article, the cups are made out of a wafer coated with a chocolate lining, which naturally melts when the hot liquid… Continue reading The News: A Little of This, a Little of That