The second interesting thing was that everyone agreed that teenagers need almost as much personal attention as toddlers, despite their seeming ability to live pretty well on their own. This must be combined, however, with a good dose of real, serious responsibility. Just the usual parental, do-the-impossible balancing act. If nothing else, it keeps me humble.
In the meantime, we came across this interview between Stephen Colbert and Michael Joachim. I found it very inspiring. If I were 20 years younger and light years smarter, I would be laying myself on their doorstep, offering whatever I had to be a part of their vision. Instead, I turned to Mr. 12 and said, "Now that's something to do in life!" And to my surprise, he agreed!
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