My boyfriend gave me a book called It All Changed in an Instant. It’s a book of “six-word memoirs,” which are exactly what they sound like, and it has Flans in it:
Visited London in 1977. Changed plans.
Here’s his bio from the back: John Flansburgh is an actor, musician, and member of the Grammy Award-winning rock band They Might Be Giants. He’s also directed music videos for Soul Coughing and Ben Folds Five, starred in the off-Broadway musical People Are Wrong!, and describes himself as “manic depressive, without the depression.”