Monday, April 10, 2006
Von Trapp and Trapper Keeper Updates
Our Von Trapp update comes from yesterday's New York Times in an article titled A New Bunch of von Trapps, as Alpine as Sushi and Apple Pie. They're young, they're hip, they're the Von Trapp kids! These aren't your father's Von Trapps. I'm not sure if they really convey effortless elegance, but they did come from Maria Von Trapp's meadow, and I feel a certain obligation to report on anything associated with that.
As for the Trapper Keeper update, if the following photo montage doesn't capture the essence of austere functionality, then I don't know what austere functionality is. And I think I do. Check out this bad boy which first saw action in Attleboro circa 1985: