1. I got my name mentioned in Gene Weingarten's 5/2 Chat Update for a correction I'd sent in.
2. During our kickball game on Thursday, as I was playing first base, I ran over and caught a line drive that was shooting towards the gap, then helped convert the double play by throwing to third to catch the runner (who hadn't tagged up), which ended the inning and got us out of a sticky bases-loaded situation.
You'll have to take my word for it.
I also made this animated gif from the bar:full set from the fields and Carpool afterwards, which includes:
* Ben and Julia singlehandedly setting back race relations a few decades:Tongue kissing:karate fighting: