This is a good read indeed, I've been thinking of it regularly in the past few weeks, and I've been wearing sunscreen!
The ultimate 10. I remember hearing this on the radio in the form of the Baz Luhrmann song back when I was young enough to have rather been Rollerblading. Even still it certainly left an impression and really hits home reading it some 25 years later.
For the record, it IS an ultimate 10! Will do some research - fascinating! This is what Readup needs going forward. More great articles. Keep them coming.