Some cities have no equal. They stand alone, suspended by romanticized reputations built of cinematic allure. Even people who have never seen a map somehow have visions of these cities in their mind. Paris is such a place.
That was some big news for a Sunday night. It's the kind of news event where you'll always remember where you were when you heard it. Like, of course, September 11th. I was at home, checking out NYTimes.com when I saw the Breaking News alert. I turned on my TV and waited for Obama's speech. … Continue reading Osama Bin Laden: Fatality