Thursday, August 13, 2009

Life in the 'Pretty Fast' Lane

Washington lawyer Edward McNally, who grew up on the same street as director John Hughes and may well have been the inspiration for Ferris Bueller, recounts his mischievous childhood in suburban Northbrook, Illinois, and the real-life lessons we can all take away from the Sausage King of Chicago. (Full story HERE.)

1 comment:

Doctor K said...

I may be one of the only people of our generation (since we happen to be near the same age) that did not really like Ferris Buehler's Day Off. I found it reprehensible that young Ferris encouraged his friends to join him in his irresponsible behaviors, often ending in personal tragedies.

But then...I always was something of a stick in the mud.