I was eating lunch at Panda Express in Alexandria, Va (I unashamedly love their Orange Chicken) when I noticed, sitting a few a feet away from me, were two little Hispanic kids (I’d say age 6 and 9 or so) and their father eating lunch as well. My 5 readers know I’m Hispanic; I’m not […]Read More Remembering Happy Meals
A friend of mine described Charlie Kaufman (the screenwriter and an executive producer of Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) movies as “hard to watch.” Being a huge fan of Adaptation, I was taken aback by this statement. But then I started to think about the last third of Adaptation. It was an inside joke […]Read More Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
So I’ve been listening to a lot of radiolab and the one I just heard was about scientists studying the question of whether or not plants have intelligence. Right off the bat they confirm what most already know: plants have no brains. But they do have these parts that could conceivably perform some of the […]Read More Mimosa Pudica (and introducing Mini Plant reviews)!