What I Learned from the Ultimate James Bond Marathon
(A shorter version of this originally appeared in The Boston Globe)
As Daniel Craig prepares for his debut as the latest James Bond in
"Casino Royale," here are a few tips from previous
Bonds on how to live in the surreal world of 007.
A few weeks ago, I had a little problem with my laptop. Everything
worked perfectly on it, except for the power, which, you know, tends to
be an important part of the whole computing experience (right up there
with the motherboard and the, um, screen). Basically, it can't get any
juice, so the only way I can get the thing to work is if I get a
co-worker to charge my battery on her machine, which is a lot more
convenient for me than for my co-worker.
Football isn't just about winning and losing anymore. There's also body
language to consider. What good is winning, if you look down in the
dumps while doing so? Therefore, it is time to present our first-ever
Body Language Report Card. Forget their record. Let's see what the New
England Patriots are really feeling out there on the field.