Monthly Archives: August 2008

Phiten Through The B.S.

TweetI know you’ve seen them. They’re more ubiquitous than postgame cliches, Yankee Stadium boos, and Chicago Cubs excuses combined. What I’m talking about, of course, are these multicolored necklaces that every single baseball player seems to be wearing these days. … Continue reading

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When The Going Gets Tough….Just Quit

Tweet Just ignore that never ever ever part     I really don’t see what everyone is so upset about. Jericho Scott, a 9-year-old pitcher with a 40-mph Nolan Ryan fastball was banned from pitching in his Pee Wee League … Continue reading

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What's This All Aboot?

Tweet   We interrupt this broadcast of 8-year-old Chinese gymnasts masquerading as 16-year-olds for an urgent message: ONE OF THE PARTICIPATING NATIONS IS NOT HOLDING UP ITS END OF THE BARGAIN. As of the time of this post, the fine … Continue reading

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The Faux-Lympic Games

Tweet Alright, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Yes, at long last I have returned from my vacation to historic Charleston, South Carolina. No, that’s not a joke, I actually went on a family vacation to the Palmetto State, … Continue reading

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