... is dead of a heart attack at age 96. His secret to longevity? According to Wikipedia, it was "playing golf and eating Chikin Ramen almost every day. He was said to have eaten Ramen until the day before he died." If he'd only had time to choke down a hearty bowl on the day of his death, it might have postponed his demise! Defective Yeti has the scoop on the interment plans.
Recent comment fom our eldest child after getting a Band-Aid on her left thumb: "I'm glad it's not my sucking thumb because thumb-sucking is part of life." And later, after explaining something highly conceptual to Becky: "When you get to be a first-grader, you get to be smart and you know these things."