The Chicago Bears will take on the New England Patriots in Atlanta tonight in the . . . oh shit, I'm sorry. I was thinking ahead to next year's Super Bowl, my bad! This year it's the Rams, next year the Bears and after that the Federal Regulatory Commission will force Bob Kraft to sell Tom… Continue reading Roman Numerals Gone Wild!
We have another first in our Heroes series this week. This is a very special edition that will deviate from the regular top 5, because the story touched me in such a way that it seemed only right to reserve this Friday's table for only two. This story happened last year, but I am always… Continue reading Top 5 Heroes Of The Week! Special Edition
I went for a run yesterday afternoon. It was my first time out since my toe was t-boned by a runaway shelf the other day. I'm thankful that my metatarsals suffered only topical damage, in the form of an indigo colored toenail. Nothing is less romantic sounding than a broken toe. Think about it, if… Continue reading Running Away From Home
This week's news included more investigations, government shutdown stories and football games that peeps take much too seriously. And then there was the Covington High School lesson in viral economics. It was a frightening look at the power of social media. Yanno . . those survivalists might be onto something. The Lesson of Old Lady- A… Continue reading Top 5 Heroes Of The Week
It seems as if the shutdown has dragged on for so long that we should be using Roman numerals to count the fucking days. And the weather ain't helping things any, with temps that resemble the hopes and dreams of many Americans right about now. I decided to warm things up with a Vera post,… Continue reading The Vera Farmiga Invitational- Govt Shutdown Edition!
I sat down and wrote up a brief letter I was gonna send to the White House, requesting an interview with Trump. Short, concise and pleasant. And then I started filling in all the required information and learned that my email had to be shorter than a tweet. No pun intended, I'm being totally serious.… Continue reading Sunday Evening Post
The news felt as if it was on a loop this week, what with more shutdown business . . more sniping . . more threats and accusations . . more talk of Russian meddling. Oh . . . wait a minute. The news has been on a loop for most of the past two years… Continue reading Top 5 Heroes Of The Week