The Cuy of Cooking

In the main cathedral in Cuzco, the Inca capital of Peru, hangs Marcos Zapata’s richly painted mural of The Last Supper.  True to the biblical story, Christ, surrounded by his devoted disciples, is sharing the bread and wine of his last earthly feast.  And there, in the middle of the table, in the traditional place… Continue reading The Cuy of Cooking

Sorry, Bob Costas

When I was in my mid-20s, I had the good fortune to live in Sydney, Australia during the 2000 Summer Olympics. I was also lucky to snag a job working for NBC on their coverage of the Games. I wasn’t doing anything spectacular, just logging tape mostly.  The job did, however, afford me press credentials… Continue reading Sorry, Bob Costas