Jack 'O Lantern (Noboru MIYAJIMA's blog)
Fun Halloween Party Ideas: Make Origami Candy Corn!
July 22, 2013
Baseball's Paper Airplane Problem
by Sam Miller
“As the game ground to a crawl in the late innings,” the LAist wrote last week, “each pitch taking on more importance on both sides, the scene throughout the stadium began to resemble the opening scene of M.I.A.'s ‘Paper Planes’ video. As the crowd of 50,796 got more and more restless, they decided to make their own entertainment, to give themselves something to cheer for as plane after plane get [sic] tantalyzingly close to touch [sic] the field.”
Paper planes are having a moment. Two weeks earlier, while Skip Schumaker was on the mound, a well-crafted plane landed with a flourish between the mound and home plate
This place is amazing. They publish Origami magazines, certify teachers of Origami and arrange training classes and exhibitions of Origami .
Ted: Well, call me Akira Yoshizawa…
[Quizzical looks from the other players]
Ted:…the world's most famous origamist…I fold. [Throws his cards on the table and walks out.]
Ted WOULD know the name of the most famous origami artist in the world. His sheer exasperation when no one got his reference and he breathed, "I fold," was douche Ted at his finest.
|Completed October 7, 2013|