The boy who lived, and other fun facts | Chuck's World
Last updated 9/14/2020 at 11:05am
All of us will occasionally find ourselves standing in the kitchen, wondering why we went in there. In the age of COVID, I’m pretty sure this happens a lot. This has led me to become a little obsessive about backtracking everything, trying to figure out how I got to the weird place I ended up.
So, I was writing about how young this nation feels to me sometimes – that’s where it started. I think about this sometimes, those 231 years of a functioning, if eccentric, republic, and how they form a speck in history, a piece of lint.
The microstate of San Marino, in contrast, has been aroun...