Strife of Pie

In case you missed it, Jon Stewart of The Daily Show ripped a new one on Chicago’s style of deep dish pizza a few weeks ago, causing an interstate feud that made all the headlines. A few days later, he made peace with the windy city by eating (and enjoying) a slice of Lou Malnati’s … Continue reading

The Big Piano

I learnt that the giant piano from the movie Big is located in a NYC toy store called FAO Schwartz, so I absolutely had to try it out. As I lithely hopped and skipped across the ivories, I was nowhere near as skillful as Tom Hanks and my rendition of chopsticks probably sounded more like … Continue reading

Full metal jousting

It has been scientifically proven that, at the core of every modern man, lies the primal desire to rip meat from bones with his bare hands, challenge a scoundrel by slapping him in the face with a metal gauntlet and then unhorse him with a lance while galloping at perilous speed. I had my chance … Continue reading