Friday, December 12, 2008
12 shopping days until Christmas
From Daley Plaza, today:
The fractal Christmas tree. The tree is constructed from many smaller trees, each of which has tree-like branches, and so on, and so on, and so on.
The Big Man himself, giving his lap a rest
At the Kristkindlmarkt candy and nut shop. I did both!
Overheard at Kristkindlmarkt: [scornfully] "Pretzels? Bratwurst? It's like 'Christmas comes to Germany!'" The fact that themed festivals often have, you know, *themes*, is lost on some people.