Here's what's cool about the school where I work: Nine students showed up.
Here's what's really cool about my school: The ethnic mix of those students:
- One African-American
- One Bosnian
- One Ecuadorian
- Two Filipino
- One Indian
- One Mexican
- One Pakistani
- One Vietnamese
Here's what I thought: "I'm the one lucky enough to hang for a couple of hours with this kind of crew."
To the kids, on the other hand, it was no big thing, and they quickly changed the subject.
"I really liked that singer in the 1900s," one guy said. "She was great, and then when she started moving her hips ..."
Photos: Above, Califone; below, checking out the 1900s