Throwing Like a Girl

If anyone ever told you “you throw like a girl” then you should know about Erin DiMeglio, a senior at Florida’s South Plantation High School: she’s 5’4″, 140lbs, and the third-string quarterback on her school’s football team. [Buzzfeed has the story](

I have for the most part stopped embedding videos in my logbook as a way to speed page loads and to encourage readers to discover the richness of great content for themselves. I also, I confess, fear link rot and do not look forward to a day three or thirteen or thirty years from now when a page comes up with a box for a video and all that is inside it is a question mark.

But sometimes things are too important to defer showing them: