Tortoise Meet Hare; Hare Meet Tortoise

The New York Times article on the career of Edgar Tafel.

Note that America’s paper of record got around to treating the event as news about a day after PrairieMod posted the sad news. “All the news that’s fit to print when we get around to it”.

The NYT ran a rudimentary — and paid — obituary on Friday. I guess The New York Times is just too busy to notice when the guy who supervised the construction of the Twentieth Century’s most important building, and lived in New York, sadly passed.