Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Fast Day at the Track

I only get to the track when I have a VIP Suite pass firmly in hand. Today was lovely -- not crowded, fast times, no waits for shuttles, and enjoyable with lots of track food and beer. And I was already on my way out when it started raining.

3 Comments:

At Thu May 11, 12:52:00 AM, Anonymous David Bruce Smith said...

Thursday May 11th, 2006

Dear Hoosier Brain-iac:

Noticed you've been reading the IDEO book and it reminded me that I'd heard Fresh Air's Terry Gross
interview with Tom Kelly on February 8, 2001, when I was still living in the Washington, DC area, and it was excellent. Just what you'd hope it would be like.
Fortunately, because I had my portable Sony radio/recorder with me at work that day, which proved invaluable when walking 7 miles home to Arlington on 9/11, I was able to tape the interview.

If you go to Ideo.com's media page, there's a note about the interview with a direct link so you and others can listen to it.

The site reads:
"On February 8, 2001, Tom Kelley appeared on the National Public Radio show Fresh Air, talking with host Terry Gross about his new book The Art of Innovation. Tom and Terry discussed the sometimes surprising stories behind the process of innovation."

Dave in Hallandale Beach, FL
A devoted and devout IU Hoosier from 1979-83, and per your recent entry, someone who lives close to Gulfstream Park. Dave

 
At Thu May 11, 09:39:00 AM, Blogger Jason266 said...

Mmmm...track food and beer. What is it about food at fairs and tracks and stadiums that makes us love it so much?

 
At Thu May 11, 07:01:00 PM, Blogger Brian D. said...

You were in VIP suites at the track? Take me next time please, please, please, please :-)

Sounds like you had a good time.

 

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