It’s going to be pushing 90 today. I’m heading to the beach, which is where all sane people who aren’t chained to a desk should be. I’m taking the last few grad seminar papers from last semester with me, so I won’t be entirely on vacation, but damn it if I’m sitting inside to read them.

Have you ever seen the site It’s a testament to the other-worldly experience of Brighton Beach, one of my favorite places in the city. To wit: