The NFL Playoffs, Are We Done Yet?

The NFL Playoffs, Are We Done Yet?

Well, this is what my football season has come down to. Looking at the remaining teams in the NFL playoffs, it’s just more depressing the deeper I look. Let’s just start with the easy ones; the AFC. As a former Raiders fan it’s impossible for me to...
#FF – Inspirational Tweets

#FF – Inspirational Tweets

Thanksgiving is the time of year when everyone gets a bit more philosophical about what they are thankful for.  The resulting Twitter and Facebook posts are often inspirational, often revealing, and unfortunately, often sappy and overplayed. But let’s just...
I Thought Turkeys Could Fly

I Thought Turkeys Could Fly

Twas the morning before Thanksgiving, and… fine, I’m not clever enough to finish that with anything. But the day before Thanksgiving means it’s time for me to repost my favorite 5 minutes of classic TV, the WKRP turkey bit. Sit back and enjoy the...
#FollowFriday – Conspiracy Theorists

#FollowFriday – Conspiracy Theorists

With today being the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, I turn my Follow Friday attention to the tinfoil hat crowd… conspiracy theorists. We have had, and will always have, those that just don’t believe the story put out by the government or news...
Raiders Fan Resignation

Raiders Fan Resignation

It is with a heavy heart, and some reservations, that I resign as a Raiders fan, effective immediately. This has been long overdue.  And while tonight’s loss was somewhat defeating, there really wasn’t a chance of being competitive, so it didn’t hit...
Greatest NFL Coach of All Time?

Greatest NFL Coach of All Time?

When anyone speaks of sports motivators and great coaches, the list starts and ends with one name… Vincent Thomas “Vince” Lombardi . The man’s an icon.  Just see his hunched-over, silhouetted long jacket and cap and you know who you’re...
One Small Step For Man…

One Small Step For Man…

Whew!  I’m exhausted! I just about walked down FOUR steps!  Lucky they had the World’s Smallest Escalator there to make sure I didn’t pull something. So what do you think about this?  Unnecessary feature or one more step towards the fully automated...