9/11

Fifteen years ago today, our nation suffered its worst tragedy in many years. Terrorists flew commercial jetliners into the World Trade Center and a wing of the Pentagon, killing thousands. I was in elementary school at the time, and was sent home early–the going rumors were that it was all an accident. It wasn’t until… Read More 9/11

The US Open’s New Grandstand: Can It Live Up to the Hype?

The 2016 US Open is finally here. One hour after this post is published, the first matches of the tournament will be played. Over the past year, much of the grounds, including all but three of the field courts, were completely rebuilt. Many of the paths around the grounds were widened, and the confusing circle… Read More The US Open’s New Grandstand: Can It Live Up to the Hype?