The eagle considers the earth-bound skier.
He was traveling with three companions: a boxer, a pinup girl, and a Santeria priest, the latter of whom blessed their expedition with a splash of rum and a sprinkle of chicken blood.
Everything makes more sense, and nothing makes any sense, about the travels and travails of Yasiel Puig.
Steve Fromholz, singer, songwriter poet laureate of Texas passed away after a hunting accident.
Aningaaq is a stunning, moving short film to the other side of Sandra Bullock’s character’s desperate radio call in Gravity. It’s directed by Jonas Cuaron, son of Gravity director Alfonso Cuaron. Sorry for the long, non-avoidable advertisement. Please be patient, it’s worth the wait.
You don’t need to see Gravity first to appreciate this excellent short film, though it fills in pieces on either side.
Mariano Rivera and Andy Pettitte will retire after the Yankees finish this season. Roger Angell writes in the New Yorker about and ending.
All these, seen once again, have been as familiar to us as our dad’s light cough from the next room, or the dimples on the back of our once-three-year-old daughter’s hands, but, like those, must now only be recalled.