eyed off: E & I →
michaelidov: I owe my entire life in its odd present shape to Nora Ephron. She never took credit and never even accepted my thanks for it. In fact, even as we shared many friends, I haven’t managed to speak to her in person once. (She was generally great at not speaking. Remember, for over 30 years she was one… “sitting in my inbox like a little gold coin among plastic chips”
andrewromano: Andrea Pirlo, the Marcello Mastroianni of penalty kickers. The final image—of Pirlo’s non-reaction, his utter existential nonchalance—is priceless.