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Monthly Archives: October 2011

Child’s Play

This week’s Digital Pick, “My Very First Classical Music App,” made me think back to my early experiences with classical music. My grandparents took me to see the Toledo Symphony when I was six, and it was my grandfather who, in a phone conversation soon afterward, gently corrected my pronunciation of “concerto.” Grandma and Grandpa […]

Food Networked

Jamie Oliver, as Michael Specter wrote in June, is the kind of celebrity chef who deserves his fame. An advocate of healthy eating, Oliver took his campaign to America television in 2010, and this summer got the Los Angeles Unified School District to stop serving “flavored milk” to its students. Recently, he launched the Jamie […]