Monthly Archives: April 2006

Arbitrary anachronism

In my column this week, I time-travel back to the Medieval era with the help of three friends, a grumpy 3-year-old, and hundreds of peasants and royalty. All of us journeyed to a Northern California fairground to watch sword-fighting, show …

Jello quakes and pirate radio

Yesterday I was lucky enough to see Jello artist extraordinaire Liz Hickok show her latest sculpture of San Francisco at the Exploratorium. She told me, Jason, Charlie and a group of excited kids that she creates her own custom jello …