1) Perfect pasta at Al Di La in Park Slope, Brooklyn. 2) The marquee at the Apollo theater after news of Muhammed Ali’s passing. 3) Sopes from the new El Buen Comer restaurant, San Francisco. For many years the business has been selling eats at a farmers market stand. Cheering them on as the make the leap to full fledged restaurant. 4) Leaping toward the Richard Serra at the newly reopened SFMOMA.