For Halloween, my daughter, Shreya’s fifth grade class entertained a bunch of first-graders with a spooky music and dance show. A news reporter was there and her photo (Shreya’s not the news reporter’s) ended up on the cover of The Towne Courier, the local community newspaper. Here is a link to the story and since it may not remain online forever, I have kept a screenshot here. Here she is, dressed up as a Spider Queen(?), spinning “a musical web on her xylophone.”
The gullibility of experts
Does it matter whether a brownie is served on a paper plate or on china? Is the Patagonian Toothfish less tasty than the Chilean Bass? In an earlier posting (perception of taste) I had cited research showing that wine with an expensive price tag was judged to be...