Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Salsa Diaries – Can I Have This Dance?

In salsa, the man leads and the woman follows. We’re supposed to be passive but responsive and do what the signals we receive from the leader are telling us. It seems odd to me, therefore, that at a salsa social,  if you don’t ask men to dance, you’re probably going to be sitting out for long […]

A Good Day To Die Hard

The Die Hard franchise is one of the staples of my childhood. Despite not being a big fan of Bruce Willis in general, I loved John McClane. It’s the one liners, the uber masculinity  and more than anything else, the kind of accidental resourcefulness that makes McClane not just survive but triumph and endure. I […]