As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics begins its inevitable wind down in August 2021 (my goodness, spanning two years, this must be the longest Olympics in history) I have a confession. In all the years NBC, and ABC before it, has been covering the Olympics on TV, I’ve spent less time, actually almost no time, watching these troubled games. In fact, the only coverage I’ve seen is when I’ve stumbled on some replays on a news show.
Category Archives: Japan
Missouri Penguins Enjoy ‘Morning Of Fine Art’ At Local Museum
After watching a video of Penguins from the Kansas City Zoo visiting the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City, I was amazed at how cute and funny and social they appeared. They seemed to be everything you’d want as a pet.
A pet? Would penguins be good pets, I wondered?
Read on to find out what I learned.
And where I learned it.
Around the Block travels to Japan (Part 2)
Tokyo. Our home away from home. Rebuilt from the rubble of World War II, Tokyo is one of the greatest cities in the world. It is both ancient and modern…
Around the Block travels to Japan (Part 1)
Our Japan visits always seem like “coming home.”
This is first in an occaisional series about Japanese friends, Japanese experiences and Japanese insights