We don’t know why but objects that are “O” shaped always seem to catch our attention. It can be interpreted as having something to do with the circular flow of life or, hell, it just plain reminds us of a doughnut. Either way, both theories feed our minds and bodies with energy and renewal, and we all know that’s a good thing. Anyway, this Ona glass vase also simply looks modern and chic as a centerpiece, and that’s good, too.
This Sunday night, Ira Glass is coming back to my place…through my cable provider. From behind the desk of his NPR radio show, Glass sweet talked himself and his stories into our hearts. Now with his highly anticipated Showtime series about to start its second season, he is the face of modern American mythology and revolutionary reality television. When he took to the stage last night in New York City to boldly go where no man had gone before — doing This American Life live and via national simulcast, the sexy storyteller seduced the audience with his casual charm, quick wit, and signature tight grey suit. Our Emily and I giggled and cheered like he was a Beatle along with the gaggle of other horn-rimmed-glasses-groupies. And from what we saw of the show, the new season looks as smart and as good as the man himself! Keep reading »