Archive for August, 2008

You Pick Your Age

I read Mrs. 4444 blog entry about injuries and what age you would choose to return to if you could. The entry and the comments are good. My comment was that I would be 18. I don’t usually get into the whole “If I was this age again” (at least not openly :)) jazz and […]

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There are so many marginal sports in the Olympics. Gymnastics, decathlon, basketball, boxing. Then there’s a real sport, women’s beach volleyball. It’s the best sport out there. Top 10 reasons why women’s beach volleyball rocks: It’s a spectator sport. You don’t even need a real beach. It’s a team sport with a clear individual component. […]

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Manny Repackaged

It’s kind of old news, but the home-run hitter for the Red Sox, Manny Ramirez, was finally traded. Long overdue. There’s no taking away Manny’s natural ability to drive the ball. He’s a gifted hitter with tremendous power. His work in left field? Like he was “in left field.” Manny’s work ethic was terrible. He […]

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