Category Archives: Sports

The Brain-Mouth Filter

So, after we all watched the Broncos dispense with Tom Brady and the Patriots on Sunday I’m betting a lot of us tuned in for the NFC title game to find out who we’d be facing in Super Bowl XVIII. Turned out to be a pretty good game between the Seahawks and the 49’ers with Seattle […]

Turns Out the NBA Sucks

I know all you hoops fans are geeking out about the impending finals and while I hate to be the one to tell you that the NBA sucks, I’m a-fixin’ to do it anyway.  Someone has to.  It’s for your own damn good. About 6 months ago a couple buddies of mine tried to get me involved […]

Winston Churchill, Catch Football, And Wanton Parental Contradiction

  I hate to sound like one of those cantankerous mid-40’s white dudes who spends all his time bitching about how much better the world was when he was a kid but my wife says it’s one of my strong suits, so I’m just going to go with it. The focus of today’s mid-life bitchery has to […]

The Biggest Mistake of My Life?

Where I grew up in Pittsburgh we didn’t have “Middle School”.  Instead we had something called “Junior High School”.  But don’t get overly consternated by the slight difference in name.  Other than the fact that Junior High is made up of only grades 7 and 8 (as opposed to grades, 6, 7 and 8) I […]