Really interesting story about a guy who makes violins using old-fashioned methods. For example, he goes to the northern Italian Alps and selects wood from the same forest that Stradivarius used four hundred years ago.
Now that the election is over I can read the NYT without getting angry.
"If you've got to resist, your chances of being hurt are less the more lethal your weapon. If that were my wife, would I want her to have a .38 Special in her hand? Yeah." - Dr. Arthur Kellermann, Health Magazine (March/April 1994) p 61