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Martin, me, and watermelons over the years

One time around 2008 we were sitting in the back of the NeuroCognitionLab weekly meeting at Tufts, bored with the speaker, and were whispering about how our martial art (Soo Bahk Do) is a homonym for “watermelon” in Korean. I mentioned that I always had a fantasy of punching through a watermelon, at which point Martin said “I’ll provide the melon, if you yell ‘Tony Danza!’ before you hit it.” We then giggled like school kids until our advisor Gina likely gave us a dirty look. Of course, several months later we did indeed have our melon adventure (for the first time of many), and Martin got to have some fruit fun as well… Watermelon video