Idiots on a plane

I’m on the plane from Munich to San Francisco listening to music and playing solitaire; like any other sophisticated world traveler. My bliss keeps getting interrupted by idiotic passengers laughing at the on board movies. How simply dull and predictable. Then the song “negative queen” comes on my iPod and fills my Bose noise reduction […]

Memoirs of a Visitor to India, pt. 3

The Temples I built several mini-sites devoted to the San Diego Museum of Art’s large collection of South Asian art: The Binney Collection I got to know Rama, Hanuman, Vishnu, Sita, Nandi, and was looking forward to seeing how these deities were worshipped in the temples. My hotel taxi driver, Paul, took me to the […]