The concealed genius of Michael Weber

Michael Weber, as remarkable a person as I've ever met.

You’ve never heard of Michael Weber, but he is always the smartest person in the room, and the most remarkable person I’ve ever met. A brief excursion into magic, mind-reading, and an amazing talent who fiercely masks his genius.

Spatchcocked game hens… and notes from the Boeuf Prairie Farm

(photo by Foodista, from Flickr, Creative Commons license)

Jack Dailey, a former student from my teaching days, checks in with Part 1 of the story of his family farm in Louisiana, and he sends us a killer recipe for spatchcocked Cornish game hens, which taste much better once you know what “spatchcocked” actually means.