Where have you gone, Joe DiMaggio? | Chuck's World
Last updated 8/5/2021 at 10:01am
I regularly have long, in-depth conversations with a very bright 7-year-old, illuminating the world as seen through younger eyes. It’s a world filled with Pokémon and Transformers, of course, but he doesn’t miss much.
And he’s quick to point out an unfamiliar reference. I mentioned Gumby the other day, and he let me know I was guilty of being a clueless older person. I might as well have brought up Betty Boop, or Michael Dukakis.
I’ve also become aware of how he views photos and movies shot in black-and-white, which is that they must come from an ancient era before color was inven...