|(That's Sir Isaac Newton)|
But no. One of the greatest scientists and mathematicians of all time is not the first Isaac that comes to mind. Neither is he:
|That's renowned violinist|
Yes. I just dropped an Itzhak Perlman reference on you. ("Itzhak" is the Hebrew form of "Isaac.") Unfortunately, I am not as highbrow as you or even I may think I am. So, probably like most of you, when I hear "Hurricane Isaac" I think of this:
|Ted Lange as Isaac, Your Ship's Bartender|
What can I say? I am a child of the 80's with an overflowing fountain of pop culture knowledge.
All kidding aside, it will be a while before I forget preparing for, and bracing through, Hurricane Irene a year ago this week. I pray for those in the path of Isaac, especially the people and city of New Orleans. It's hard to believe it's been a year since Irene. We were fortunate not to have too much damage. Still, the whole experience was nerve-racking. Please take some time to check out the posts inspired by the storm:
Shelter From the Storm
The Best Policy.
Goodnight, Irene to the storm, its aftermath, and everything it damaged.
Water Down Below. (He's right there on the left.)