Back during the Gulf War my sister used to come into my room and want to play “I’m Saddam, You’re George Bush,” and the whole point was that she’d stand there and I had to push her out of my room. Because my room was Kuwait.
“How does progress happen? By people being bold enough to ask the questions no one has asked before. Why does the apple fall from the tree? What if we put sleeves on this blanket?”—Peter Siegel, Wait Wait Don’t Tell Me 8.7.10