Wednesday, December 22, 2004

The Santaland Diaries - A Christmas Tradition

David Sedaris' diary of his experiences as Crumpet the holiday elf at Macy's is the perfect Christmas apertif. One part sweet; two parts sour; and more than a dash of bitters.

Listen: David Sedaris: 'Santaland Diaries' (RealAudio)

Fresh Air - December 23, 1994
(Originally aired on Morning Edition - Dec. 23, 1992)

Monday, December 20, 2004

Heartburn Reincarnated - Modern Medicine Treats Multiple Lives

A physician and psychiatrist medical team spoke to NPR about the challenges of treating Tibetan monks, nuns, and a rare rinpoche. When the patient's presenting complaint is caused by something carried over from a previous life where do you start in your treatment?

qv: NPR: A Different Type of Patient: Incarnate Buddhist

Sunday, December 12, 2004

Hitchikers Guide To The Galaxy - The Movie (2005)

In case you have missed it:

qv: Official Movie Website