According to Bloomburg.com, baby boomers have taken to calling together friends and family to have dinner and talk about death. At first, I thought this was one of those bogus trend stories that journalists cook up, like pharm parties, or -- ha ha, this one is nutty -- Rush Limbaugh starring as a super awesome Time Lord in a children's history book, can you imagine? We get it, journalists. You had a deadline and hangover, and this is what you came up with.
But it turns out the death party story is true. There's actually a popular program from the University of Washington called “Let’s Have Dinner and Talk About Death.” And it's a great idea.
The idea is to get people together in...READ MORE