Reading up on the news is like receiving a personalized greeting card from Nietzsche in that there's a one hundred percent chance you are gonna be exposed to some truly depressing shit. Unlike with old Friedrich, most of the news ain't worth the time spent teasing the abyss of our very souls. Like, I'm trying… Continue reading Top Five Heroes Of The Week
Before we get started, I should warn you, this post is sports heavy. You might want to sit this one out if that's not your thing. Oh, but wait . . sports isn't really about sports any longer, I forgot. So umm . . if sports is your thing, you might want to sit this one out.… Continue reading Speaking Of . . .
I get it. The ongoing Urban Meyer investigation is nothing more than a PR campaign. When Ohio State officials issued a statement in which they promised a decision within "fourteen days", it meant they plan on bringing him back, unless more damning evidence comes out before then. So of course, a hundred or so clueless… Continue reading Bread and Circuses
There is no end to this. From Penn State to Baylor, Michigan State to Ohio State, there is always going to be another school that sells its soul for national relevancy. And apologies for using the singular as per my statement, but really . . one school at a time. Because we do understand the… Continue reading Here We Go Again
Why does Monday feel like an accident? It's like we're cruising down the interstate inside a couple days supplied to us by Don Henley and the next thing we know, a day comes out of nowhere to sideswipes our asses. And the worst part is, our insurance won't cover the damage since the day really… Continue reading Living Monday like a rock concert
I wasn't feeling a full throttle post this morning so I decided to put together a list of news items from the week that was with a YouTube video that came to mind. It ain't Meet the Press but whatevs. That show jumped the shark years ago . . . Trump dis-invites the Eagles- He stuck out his tongue, took… Continue reading Breaking the News, Beyond Repair
They woke up with tomorrow on their minds. Seventeen mornings . . seventeen "I love you's" to someone they held close to their hearts . . seventeen schedules filled with classes and afternoon practices . . seventeen place mats . . seventeen phones chiming with everyday chatter from friends and loved ones . . seventeen… Continue reading The Courage in Waking Up