[Blog] Merry Christmas, Sam Bishop! (Part 1)

Features Editor Marc N. Kleinhenz is obsessed with snow, both real and virtual. In order to at least circle in on comprehending his obsession, we suggest following him down a twisted rabbit hole of Freudian self-psychoanalysis. Or in short: an editorial.
Author: Parjanya C. Holtz
Published: December 12, 2010


Okay, I’ll admit it upfront: I love the snow.

I couldn’t tell you why, although I’m sure growing up in Cleveland has no small part in it, a place where Christmases truly are – thanks to that most magical of phrases, “lake-effect snow” – winter wonderlands. The silent, majestic beauty of these white landscapes, I’m sure, is another piece of the puzzle, as is the atmosphere and ambiance they generate when snuggled nicely in a warm (and warmly decorated) house. Indeed, despite the stress and the massive disruptions snow can cause, it is one of four absolutely indispensable elements to a holly, jolly holiday...

...continue reading about Marc's revealing and unique obsession with snow here.

And, while you're at it, be sure to check out the second part here, replete with MNK's personal photos of his various run-ins with the fluffy white stuff from all over the world.