Originally Posted by Sketch
My brother- "Hey, why is it so great to be on the first row in band?"
Me- "Because, my dear percussionist brother, when the day of the auction comes, you will get the best pictures of the directors with pie all over them. And because it shows you're awesome."
I like the back; you can see what everybody else is doing while your band director talks about herself for five hours. And you stand, which can be good and bad....