Can you make a bit of time to wonder this weekend? Good! Here are your Weekend Wonderings for the weekend of December 11.
- Who knew that a star NFL defensive player is a multi-potentialite? Carolina Panther’s Josh Norman loves to regularly watch movies (even during the football season) and, according to this Wall Street Journal story, he has learned to use these actors’ performances as the springboard to craft his approach to each weekly game.
- The movie Snowcake has a stellar cast – Alan Rickman, Sigourney Weaver (who does a stellar job playing an autistic woman) and Carrie-Ann Moss. Even though this 2006 film, which is about the power of redemption, received nominations from a number of organizations and festivals (and even was an award-winner), it remains largely under the radar. You can rent this film on DVD from Netflix or purchase the DVD from Amazon.
- Ever watch the Piano Guys videos on YouTube? Want to know more about them? This CBS Sunday Morning segment profiles the four men behind this Internet sensation.
- Have you made a mistake recently? That may be a good thing! Learn more about the different types of mistakes that we can make from this KQED News story.
- Another quick and easy meal that provides some international (this time, Indian): Moghul Prawns in Coconut Milk, courtesy of Central Market.