At my age, there just are not that many things about which I can say I’m still a virgin. And now, I’ve given it up for TED.
So I thought I’d overshare for a bit, given that the sold-out audience was limited to about 700 folks at the Cleveland Museum of Art’s Gartner Auditorium. That leaves thousands of TEDxCLE virgins remaining, all of whom deserve to hear, first-hand, if it was everything I’d hoped for.
Short version: If I hadn’t stopped smoking cigarettes nearly 22 years ago, I would have had one when the event ended.
Long version: There are so many ways to slice and dice this, and I’m an overthinker as it is, so let’s do it like this: