Archive for October 7th, 2006

In the few days I was in London I got used to reading reminders for pedestrians to “look right” before crossing the street. This, of course, is because the British (and Australians) drive on the opposite side of the street. P.J., my Australian neighbor, found it hilarious when he realized this was why Americans were […]


One of my favorite quotes from some random television show (I forgot which) is “That’s like school on Sunday… no class!” Well, Cambridge is a classy place; and though we don’t have class on Sunday, we do have class on Saturdays. As I was heading out of the Centre for Mathematical Sciences building I noticed […]