The point of watching the game isn’t to see the game … it’s to see the fans. That’s my approach to watching today’s World Cup match with Brazil and North Korea. However, failure to plan means I’m watching it in a hotel bar, which isn’t exactly the height of local color.
Still, just seeing the fans in the street before the game tells me I’m not in Kansas anymore.
How much does your life weigh? Imagine for a second that you’re carrying a backpack. I want you to pack it with all the stuff that you have in your life. – George Clooney as Ryan Bingham, Up In The Air
Watching ‘Up In The Air’ on an international flight is a surreal experience. Living it for the rest of March is even stranger.
Yesterday I returned from my ten day trip to Germany. It was a busy trip, so my blog updates will be delayed as I go through hundreds of photos, dozens of receipts, some personal notes and one heck of a sinus headache (I don’t remember packing that for the trip).