Archive for January, 2010

Pitcher vs. Catcher: Part I

Baseball clichés pervade the American conversation. “You struck out there!” “He hit a homerun with that one!” “Three strikes and you’re out!” Such expressions convey meaning and context because so many of us know the fundamentals of baseball. Still, there’s one major part of baseball that is all but ignored by society. And, it’s more […]

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New Year’s Down Maine

Happy New Year to all you Grin and Grumble readers! I hope that 2010 is a happy and prosperous one for you all. We kicked off the new year in Cape Elizabeth, Maine. Reluctant to leave our charge at home, we went to a pet-friendly hotel called Inn By The Sea. Dempsey was beside himself–he […]

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