or, guess who i get to see speak tomorrow? guess who's presence i get to grace tomorrow?<br><br><br><br>
give up? well, i think it's f'in awsome...Jane Goodall! yeehaw!!!!<br><br><br><br>
very, very, really, really freakin cool!
I am sooooo jealous!! I'm in such awe of Jane Gooddall...two Christmases ago my mom bought me her book (A Reason for Hope, I think it's called) and I couldn't put it down. She is so amazing!!<br><br><br><br>
Skylark--Jane Gooddall's done lots and lots and lots of work with chimps...lived in Africa for years...raised her kids there...please don't kick yourself too hard.
man! this always happens! there's a snow storm! a freakin' snowstorm! i'm not driving so i hope mr person i'm going with will still be up for it. it's 45 minutes away. it should be fine, i WANT TO GO I REALLY BETTER GET TO GO!<br><br><br><br>
go away snow and ice go far far away!<br><br><br><br>
i've been wating for this all week! postive..think positive..jane! don't start without me!<br><br><br><br>
it's actually in a fairly decent sized auditorium, i think..and i dont know how publicized it is. i heard about it from my bio lab professor, otherwise i never would have known she was in town (well, tthe next town over, heh)....
oh yeah! i got to go! and it was awsome! just being there in the same room with her was motivating and just surreal. she's one cool woman.<br><br><br><br>
she talked about an hour and a half..how she got started with everything, some specific really heartwarmning stories about some of the chimps and their behaviors, etc. talked about animal testing, environmental stuff, her group, 'roots and shoots,' her book (reason for hope), and wow...she's a good speaker. defintiey had my full attention the whole time.<br><br><br><br>
there was a good crowd. mainly college kids from a nearby private school. i'd say like 1000 people?? maybe. i can't estimate that number though. maybe less.<br><br><br><br>
very cool experience!
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