Is that really a cake with its icing edge made to look like a picture frame? Are the letters on it, celebrating the VSRI and the end of the terrific, semester-long seminar of Visual History, really in the Visual Studies Research Institute's own colors? Are the Pantone shades right? Indeed, is it really going to be shared on USC paper plates? Are those flowers on the table top really in USC cardinal and gold? Vanessa appears to be trying to convince Daniela of all the above ... but no, actually, she's graciously thanking everyone, and bringing a fabulous day and a half's thought provoking symposium to an eloquent close.